Asian Auction, Session 1

December 03, 2012

LOT 34
Pair of Polychromed Wood Buddhist Lions, Shishi, 18th/19th Century
  • Pair of Polychromed Wood Buddhist Lions, Shishi, 18th/19th Century
  • Pair of Polychromed Wood Buddhist Lions, Shishi, 18th/19th Century

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Pair of Polychromed Wood Buddhist Lions, Shishi, 18th/19th Century

Both in a crouched position with a flaming pendant resting between their front paws, a circular section carved along the torso, the mythical beasts possibly functioned as lamp bases
length 18.7" — 47.5 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $288
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?