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Black Clorite Stele

Auction:
2183
Lot:
1517
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

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Auction:
Sale #2183 - 2183
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Black Clorite Stele, Eastern India, Pala period, 11th century, image of Vishnu seated in position of royal ease on a lotus throne surrounded by attending deities, (nose recut), ht. 29 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Keywords

India, Hindu gods, Hinduism, Padma, Triune gods, Vaishnavism, Vishnu