Lot 139: Sino-Tibetan Silvered Metal Mounted Semi-Precious Cabochon Jeweled Repoussé Copper Large Mandala, 19th-20th Century
December 9, 2016
Washington, DC, USALive Auction
Sino-Tibetan Silvered Metal Mounted Semi-Precious Cabochon Jeweled Repoussé Copper Large Astrological Protection Mandala (Srid Pa Ho)
Embossed with a central convex calendar, eight trigrams and zodiac figures and surrounded by three seated Buddhas, two mandalas, sacred symbols and charts of wisdom; the outer border embossed and jeweled with four seated Buddhas alternating with embossed silvered sinuous dragons, and the everted rim embossed with several seated Buddhas. Some jewels probably reattached.
Diameter: 39-3/4 in (101 cm)Property of Various Owners
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