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Gilt-bronze Figure of Acala

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
796
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Gilt-bronze Figure of Acala, Sino-Tibetan, with one knee on the ground and the other bent, his raised left hand brandishing a sword, and his right hand holding a vajra, wearing foliate tiara and jeweled ornament, ht. 9 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Loss to the gilding, sword came loose

Keywords

Buddhism, Gilding, Gold, Sword, Vajra

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