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Gilt-bronze Ekavira

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
974
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Gilt-bronze Ekavira, Tibet, 18th/19th century, stepping to left in alidhasana on reclining figures atop a lotus stand, the four-headed ten-armed divinity with all hands emanating from his sides holding a host of attributes, wearing a horse-head headpiece, ht. 12 1/4 in.

Provenance: Annelise Freiheit Collection and in a private collection since.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Two-part construction; Considerable loss to gilt, minor loss to the surface in particular to the feet, no base plate

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