Lot 290: Carved Stone Buddhist Stele, Northern Qi Dynasty
November 12, 2016
Vienna, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese stone Buddhist stele, carved in high relief with two standing Bodhisattvas in front of a mandorla that is raised on a rectangular plinth. It is inscribed with Bei Qi He Qing San Nian (3rd year of Heqing of Northern Qi Dynasty which corresponds to 565 A.D.). Dimensions are 7 1/4 inches wide by 14 1/8 inches high. All measurements are approximate. Condition: It is in overall good condition with a chip on the point of the mandorla. High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/G460gECwBow/
Condition Report: It is in overall good condition with a chip on the point of the mandorla.
Notes: High resolution images can be found at: https://file.ac/G460gECwBow/