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LOT 176

Lot 176

A Gilt Bronze Repoussé Plaque of Mahakala, Tibet, 17th Century

A Gilt Bronze Repoussé Plaque of Mahakala, Tibet, 17th Century
Lot 176 Details
A Gilt Bronze Repoussé Plaque of Mahakala, Tibet, 17th Century

Cast in relief, the deity kneeling on one knee and adorned with a skull crown, sashes, and a tiger loincloth, the hands holding a mallet and bell
8.9 x 7.2 in — 22.6 x 18.3 cm

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $2,700
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A Gilt Bronze Repoussé Plaque of Mahakala, Tibet, 17th Century
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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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