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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 357

    A carved marble plaque with the Wheel of Life

    INDIA, AMARAVATI, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A carved marble plaque with the Wheel of Life
    India, Amaravati, 2nd/3rd century
    The soft green stone finely carved with the wheel of life supported by two addorsed seated lions atop a stepped platform, flanked by an incised column at either side
    14 in. (35.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired by 1963, New York


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct property title for this work should read "Property from the Collection of Denys Sutton."


    Pre-Lot Text

    ANOTHER PROPERTY


    Exhibited

    Exhibition of Indian and Thai Art, Spink & Son, Ltd., London, 6 November - 14 December, 1963, cat. no. 5