A copper libation vessel (argha patra) probably Rajasthan,[Bengal?] 19th Century
Lot 238
A copper Libation Vessel (argha patra) Probably Bengal, 19th Century
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
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A copper libation vessel (argha patra) probably Rajasthan,[Bengal?] 19th Century
Lot Details
A copper Libation Vessel (argha patra)
Probably Bengal, 19th Century
of curved tear-shaped form, reflecting the yoni, the cosmic symbol of the female, with ridged rim, the interior with a pointed boss, the base of the exterior with corresponding indentation
40 cm. long
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