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    Sale 2024

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    16 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 568

    A sandstone head of a deity

    KHMER, ANGKOR PERIOD, BAPHUON STYLE, 11TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A sandstone head of a deity
    Khmer, Angkor Period, Baphuon Style, 11th century
    His face finely carved with full lips, incised eyes, and softly arched eyebrows, his hair arranged in braided rows rising to a conical chignon secured by a foliate tiara tied neatly at verso
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1970s, New York