7.5A gilt copper alloy makara head Tibet, 18th century
Lot 1046
A gilt copper alloy makara head Tibet, 18th century
Sold for US$ 8,125 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A gilt copper alloy makara head
Tibet, 18th century
Cast with large curling horns, flaming brows and a curving snout complimented by curving whiskers.
7 x 7 ½ in. (17.7 x 19 cm.)

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  • Provenance:
    Acquired from Dragon House, San Francisco, 2007.
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