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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 521

    An Indian, Kushana period, reddish sandstone lingam

    CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An Indian, Kushana period, reddish sandstone lingam
    circa 3rd century A.D.
    The lingam carved to the front with the head of Shiva, large eyes, elongated earlobes and high chignon
    58 cm high


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