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**An ivory alterpiece and an ivory figure of a Madonna
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**An ivory alterpiece and an ivory figure of a Madonna

INDIA, GOA, 18TH CENTURY

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**An ivory alterpiece and an ivory figure of a Madonna
India, Goa, 18th century
The first of an amphitheatre atop a base containing Jesus blessing a group of seated and standing devotees, the second of the Virgin Mary standing on a crescent moon with hands folded, the border of her mantle with incised circles
5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) and 4¼ in. (10.9 cm.) high
Provenance
Acquired in 1988.
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