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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 145

    A Tibetan gilt copper crown


    Price Realised  


    A Tibetan gilt copper crown
    belonging to a Bodhisattva, cast with band of stylised lotus flowers to the base below a border of roundels and surmounted by arches with stylised Buddhistic decoration to the interior, scrolling foliage to the peak of the crown with leaf formed attachments, the interior with central dome
    13 3/8in. (34cm) diam. max.

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