Lot 5074: TWO GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF DAKINI
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: The set consists of a lion-headed deity, shown dancing with the right leg raised and bent, the left leg on a prostrate human figure, holding a chopper in the upraised right hand, left held before the chest, body adorned with beaded jewellry, wearing a skull crown; and a elephant-headed deity in similar posture, with right hand raised in mutra, all supported on a lotus throne. Qing Dynasty period.
Dimensions: Height: 7 1/4 in (18.4 cm)