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Gilt-bronze Manjushri

Auction:
2564B
Lot:
948
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2564B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 02, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Gilt-bronze Manjushri, Tibet, 19th century, the four-armed deity seated in dhyanasana atop a double-lotus throne, each of the four hands holding a ritual object, backed by a flaming aureole, inlaid with turquoise and coral, sealed, ht. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Rubbing to gilt

Keywords

Tibet, Bodhisattvas, Mahayana Buddhism, Manjusri, Newar, Yidams

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