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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 154

    A MONGOLIAN GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF JAMBHALA

    ZANABAZAR SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY

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    A MONGOLIAN GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF JAMBHALA
    ZANABAZAR SCHOOL, 18TH CENTURY
    Seated in lalitasana on a double-lotus base, his right foot resting on a conch supported by a vessel and flanked by a jewel-filled censer, his right hand holding the lemon-fruit while his left the mongoose, the pot-bellied figure wearing dhoti, jewels and a five-leaf crown set in front of a chignon, his face with protruding eyes, smiling lips and elongated earlobes
    7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) high


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