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    Sale 5830

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    3 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 398

    A LEAF FROM A PANCARAKSA MANUSCRIPT, NEPAL, 12TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LEAF FROM A PANCARAKSA MANUSCRIPT, NEPAL, 12TH CENTURY
    Gouache on palm leaf, depicting one of the five Godesses invoked to grant longevity and protect villages or areas, the Goddess shown seated at centre, with red background behind, on either side 5 lines of script in black ink, hole either side of image - 2 1/2 x 14 1/4in (6.3 x 36.2cm)


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    Please note that this is from Nepal rather than Tibet as stated in the catalogue