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Gilt-bronze Manjushri

Auction:
2613B
Lot:
480
Sold for:
$2,795$2,300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2613B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2012 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

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Keywords

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

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