Sale 17AS02 | Lot 31

Tibetan Parcel-Gilt Silver Traveling Shrine, 'Gau'

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art
Tibetan Parcel-Gilt Silver Traveling Shrine, and#39;Gauand#39;

Lot Details

Lot 31
Tibetan Parcel-Gilt Silver Traveling Shrine, 'Gau'
19th Century
Of trefoil form decorated with a gilt and pierced shaped central cartouche, depicting dragons, animals and mythical creatures, surrounded by ten Buddhist emblems and auspicious symbols on a ground of scrolling foliage, the sides incised with further floral scrolling and set with two horizontal loop handles on each side wall for suspension. Height 6 7/8 inches.
Exhibited:
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota, under long term loan, since 1997


C Property from a Private Minneapolis Collection

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Sep 11, 2017 at 10am EDT
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