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Carved Stone Sculpture of Ganesh and a Buddhist Stele Base

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Carved Stone Sculpture of Ganesh and a Buddhist Stele Base, Southeast Asia, Ganesh depicted in seated pose holding his trunk in one hand and his tusk in the other, wearing a banded cone-shaped headdress, on a semicircular base, ht. 18 3/4; and a carved stone stele base, the front with a carving of Buddha seated in lotus pose under a recessed archway, flanked by four smaller carvings of attendants in square recesses, the sides similarly decorated, the reverse with eleven relief carvings of figures in Buddhist poses and the top with a raised lotus pedestal and four recessed round holes, 7 x 17 x 8 5/8 in.

Provenance: Estate of Dorothy Braude Edinburg.
The estate of Dorothy Braude Edinburg
Estimate $800-1,000


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