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    Sale 12454

    The Dani & Anna Ghigo Collection: Part II: Oriental Carpets, European Furniture, Works of Art & Tapestries, Chinese, Japanese & South East Asian Works of Art

    12 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 298

    TWO GILT-LACQUERED BRONZE LARGE FIGURES OF WORSHIPPERS

    THAILAND, RATNAKOSIN PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

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    TWO GILT-LACQUERED BRONZE LARGE FIGURES OF WORSHIPPERS
    THAILAND, RATNAKOSIN PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY
    Each standing in samabhanga, with hands joined in anjalimudra, wearing uttarasangha and samghati decorated with lattice of rosettes, the face with a serene expression, the eyes inlaid with mother-of-pearl, with elongated earlobes and curled hair, on square plinth
    48 in. (122 cm.) high, mounted


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