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Lot 518

A Sino-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Hayagriva and consort  19th century  The three-headed,...

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Lot 518

A Sino-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Hayagriva and consort 
19th century 
The three-headed,...

Price Realised: Unsold Lot

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (31.2% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 518


A Sino-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Hayagriva and consort 

19th century 

The three-headed, six-armed and four-legged, winged Hayagriva, embracing his consort, both adorned with a tiger skin, bracelets and anklets, earrings, and skull crowns, and a horse head arising from Hayagriva's head, surrounded by orange pigmented flames.

20cm high. 

Provenance: from the collection of one of the first diplomats to the People's Republic of China in the early 1950s, and thence by descent.

十九世紀 銅鎏金馬頭明王像


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