6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A NEPALESE BRONZE MODEL OF GANESHA AND HIS SHAKTI IN YABYUM, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
the small figures clasped in a seated embrace, both figures with four arms, the primary arms around the others waist, the others held outwards to their sides each holding a Buddhist ritual object -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) high, wood base.
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