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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1433

    A bronze figure of Buddha Muchalinda

    THAILAND, LOBPURI PERIOD, 13TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A bronze figure of Buddha Muchalinda
    Thailand, Lobpuri Period, 13th century
    Seated on a coiled snake over a square platform with his hands in dhyana mudra, wearing a dhoti secured at the waist, a thick torque about his neck, the face with benign expression flanked by pendulous earlobes, the hair pulled into a conical chignon and secured with a wide tiara, the seven-headed serpent rising above his head to form a hood
    7 5/8 in. (19.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Private Swiss Collection, 1960s


    Pre-Lot Text

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