London, South Kensington
30 September 1999
A large Tibetan gilt-bronze model of a seated Bodhisattva
wearing an elaborate crown, jewellery and celestial scarf, holding two lotus sprays surmounted by Buddhist emblems, before a flaming mandarla, on a stepped base, the feet above a lotus-petal stand -- 18.in (45.7cm) high, 19th Century.
See Colour Plate 3.
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