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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    A Tibetan gilt bronze model of Avalokitesvara sadaksari

    19TH/20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Tibetan gilt bronze model of Avalokitesvara sadaksari
    19th/20th Century
    Seated in dhyanasana upon a shaped double lotus base, the primary hands held in namaska mudra, the others held up holding a flowering lotus and prayer beads, wearing an ornate headdress and beaded jewellery, seated within a flaming fully formed mandarla
    figure - 5½in. (14cm.) high (2)


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