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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 368

    A bronze base of a lotus mandala

    INDIA, PALA PERIOD, 13TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A bronze base of a lotus mandala
    India, Pala period, 13th century
    The supporting column cast with foliate patterns, flanked to either side with spiraling arms with further leaves and floral buds, topped with a flower in full bloom with open petals, its bell-shaped center raised, over a diamond-shaped base with floral patterns and a beaded rim
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired between 1939 and 1942, Burma, and taken to London


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Private London Collector