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Bronze Shiva Lingam

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2232
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Shiva Lingam, India, with four Hindu deities, encircled with a loose serpent, the spout flanked by Ganesha and a bull, on a square two-tier podium with engraved geometric design, ht. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

metal corrosion to some area, surface dirt, overall rusting.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Shiva Lingam, Ganesha, Hindu eschatology, Hindu gods, Padal Petra Stalam, Shiva, India

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