A terracotta head of a deity Java, Majapahit period,14th-16th century
Lot 5367
A terracotta head of a deity Java, Majapahit period, 14th-16th century
Sold for US$ 4,000 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Indian, Himalayan, and Southeast Asian Art

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A terracotta head of a deity
Java, Majapahit period, 14th-16th century
Modeled with full lips, broad nose below heavy lidded eyes and raised arching brows, the slightly raised coiffure smooth above ear with distended lobes.
6 1/2 in. (16.4 cm) high

Footnotes

  • Compare with the face of a female figure in the Trowulan Museum, #1124881.

    Provenance:
    Doris Wiener Gallery, 1990s
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