A gilt bronze figure of green Tara  17th/18th century
Lot 284
A gilt bronze figure of green Tara 16th/17th century
Sold for £34,850 (US$ 58,686) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A gilt bronze figure of green Tara
16th/17th century
Cast seated in lalitasana, the gently smiling face surmounted by an elaborate five-pointed Buddhist tiara above curling blue-painted tresses falling over each shoulder, the body adorned with a diagonal sash and floral jewellery, the left hand holding a lotus stem and raised in kartari mudra, the right hand also with a lotus stem and lowered over the right knee. 24.2cm (9½in) high

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  • 十六/十七世紀 銅鎏金度母坐像
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