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Leipziger Volkszeitung March 2018

Die Spuren der Weltenhüter

Article on the restoration of the Guardians of the Four Directions at the Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde, Leipzig After their restoration, the Grassi Museum Leipzig again displays the Four Guardians of the Four Directions who fulfill an apotropaic purpose. The Buddhist deities are part of the Hermann Freiherr Speck von Sternburg-collection. IKGF Coordinator Rolf Scheuermann (currently visiting postdoctoral fellow at Leipzig University) supported the curators with advice during the restoration process.

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