A Gilt copper alloy repoussé kirttimukhara shrine element
Tibet, 16th-18th century From the crest of a throne, the terrifying 'face of glory', is worked in high relief with a triratna (three jewels) symbol projecting from the top of his head. 15 ½ x 13 in. (39.3 x 33 cm)
Provenance: Sartin Collection Acquired from Sheila Presencer, London, 2005.
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