Lot 89: TIBETAN SILVERED BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMA QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY 15.2cm high
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
TIBETAN SILVERED BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMA
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
the lama seated in dhyanasana on a gilt beaded double-lotus base, wearing an elaborate robe decorated with incised floral, leaf and cloud patterns, the hands held in vitarka mudra, the base engraved with a double vajra and bearing a Tibetan inscription
- In good condition with some slight surface pitting and wear particularly to the gilt lotus base
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