Lot 2156. Chaturbhuja Mahakala

Sold:€ 10 000
Auction date:04.12.2018   11:00
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Lot 2156Chaturbhuja Mahakala
Tibet. 18./19. Century

Yellowish Bronze with remains of polychrome painting. The wrathful deity is in a relaxed Pose on a human body in a sitting position. In
his four-armed form holding the Mahakala in addition to the obligatory hack knife
and the skull-Cup, a flaming sword with which he cuts the ignorance,
and a khatvanga staff in his hands. His body is with jewelry, snake ornaments and
a long skull chain decorated around the hips, he wears a leopard skin. Socket
filled with a mass (of clay?) and red sealing wax from the Konsekrierung. Weight 472g, height 10.7 cm. Condition A/B. Smaller Defects.
Provenance:
-Central German Private Collection

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