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Metal Alloy Figure of a Buddhist Deity

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1612
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 2906T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 31, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Metal Alloy Figure of a Buddhist Deity, India, three-headed, eight-armed, standing on a hemispherical lotus stand, the head crowned with two three-headed faces and two Buddha heads in four tiers, ht. 24 in.
Estimate $200-300


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

India, Bodhisattvas, Buddha images in Thailand, Buddhahood, Buddhist art, Ganesha in world religions, Polycephaly

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