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Bronze Figure of Bodhisattva

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3084B
Lot:
111
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3084B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 16, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Figure of Bodhisattva, China, possibly Ming dynasty, seated cross-legged on a double lotus throne, with her right hand raised in vitarka mudra, her left palm with cintamani jewel, ht. 9 in.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

heavy rusting to some areas, some surface dirt.


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Keywords

China, Bodhisattva, Buddhism, Buddhist culture, Buddhist practices, Gestures, Indian iconography, Indian religions, Mudra, Religion, Vajrayana, Vitarka

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