15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A Tibetan gilt bronze model of a Lama, 17th/18th Century
the seated figure holding his hands in dharmachakra mudra, the gesture of teaching, holding also the stems of lotus flowers variously supporting a sword and manuscript, wearing layered robes and seated on a shaped double lotus base, wearing a serene expression on his cold-gold embellished face -- 6¾in. (17.1cm.) high.
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