A altar table Tibet 13th - 15th century
Lot 1017
An altar table Tibet 13th - 15th century
Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An altar table
Tibet 13th - 15th century
Wood with ground mineral pigments; the plain rectangular top above a front panel deeply carved with a kirttimukha flanked by two flowering stems held in this hands and teeth.
27 ½ x 9 ½ x 8 ¾ in. (69.9 x 24.1 x 22.2 cm.)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired from Mohan Sakya, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2004.
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