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Buddhist Stone Stele

Auction:
3025B
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3025B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 15, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Buddhist Stone Stele, Nepal, 16th/17th century style, high relief depiction of four-armed Vishnu on a seated Garuda on a lotus throne, against a pointed arch, ht. 19 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

light soiling, traces of red paint, age wear, some old chips.


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

Nepal, Dharmapalas, Garuda, Hindu gods, Hindu mythology, Mythology, National symbols of Indonesia, Religion, Vishnu

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