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    Sale 2112

    The Scholar's Vision: The Pal Family Collection

    20 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 418

    A silver and gilt copper figure of Macig

    TIBET, 15TH/16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver and gilt copper figure of Macig
    Tibet, 15th/16th century
    The figure finely cast brandishing a drum and holding a bell, wearing beaded necklaces, armlets and a tiara inset with turqouise and gilt, seated on a separately cast gilt bronze double lotus base
    4½ in. (11.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Gift from Edward O'Neill, 1995