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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 81

    A THAI BRONZE BUDDHA HEAD

    CHIEN SEN, 15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A THAI BRONZE BUDDHA HEAD
    CHIEN SEN, 15TH CENTURY
    With typical tight curled hair, elongated ear-lobes and raised ushnisa
    6 7/8in. (17.5cm.) high, on square plinth


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    Provenance

    Formerly in the collection of the late Countess Mona von Bismarck.
    Sotheby's London, 23rd November 1987, lot 201.