Lot 2094. The head of a Tathagata-Buddha

Sold:€ 3 500
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
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ID 19133
Lot 2094The head of a Tathagata-Buddha
Tibet/Nepal. Early Malla Period. Approx. 13.-15. Century

Bronze with a dark Patina and remains of the cult of painting. The elegant face showing a gentle Smile. The hair is attached, and
a five-petalled crown-adorned, side-swing bands, and to the ears
big hoops are attached. All of these characteristics are typical of the
the emergence of time. Weight 738g, height 13.5 cm. On a Pedestal. Condition B.
comparison:
-is In the collection of the Alain Bordier Foundation, an Amoghasiddhi Buddha, whose head is of similar design

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