Lot 2095. Great ritual jug in the Form of a headgear for monks (sengmaohu)

Starting price:€ 1 500
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
ID 19134
Lot 2095Great ritual jug in the Form of a headgear for monks (sengmaohu)
Tibet. Approx. 15. Century

copper bronze with a dark Patina. The bulbous Form with two handle and two movable rings to the side of the generously-sized spout. The curved upper edge, with an edge, dropped off. The body and the upper edge of the two flowering plants in fine Relief, in the flowers of the approaches of the two are set to decorate. The vessel stands on a flared ring.
This Form was>for the first time in 14. Century used. Weight 5.85 kg, height 44cm, Ø approx, 24.5 cm. State B. Several old repairs, missing parts at the base and smaller at the top.

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