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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 47

    AN INDIAN BLACK STONE STELE OF BUDDHA

    PALA PERIOD, 9TH CENTURY AD

    Price Realised  

    AN INDIAN BLACK STONE STELE OF BUDDHA
    Pala Period, 9th Century AD
    Seated in dhyanasana on a cushion above a partly cloth-draped platform, with serene facial expression, his head set before a mandorla flanked by stupas
    7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high


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