STATUE DE YAMA ET YAMI EN BRONZE DORE
STATUE DE YAMA ET YAMI EN BRONZE DORE

CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, DEBUT DU XIXEME SIECLE

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STATUE DE YAMA ET YAMI EN BRONZE DORE
CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, DEBUT DU XIXEME SIECLE
Yama is standing in pratyalidhasana on a bull and figure reclining on a lotus base. He brandishes with his right hand the club and his left shows the tarjanimudra. He wears a tiger-skirt, jewellery set with turquoise beads. His bull-face is adorned with a pair of horns and a red-coloured flaming hairdo. His consort embraces him; sealed.
7¼ in. (18.8 cm.) high
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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF YAMA AND YAMI
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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