Sale 17AS02 | Lot 32

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 32
Tibetan Parcel-Gilt Silver Traveling Shrine, 'Gau'
19th Century
Of trefoil form decorated with a gilt and pierced shaped central cartouche, depicting writhing dragons, animals, flowers and mythical creatures, surrounded by nine deities and 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 7 1/4 inches.
Exhibited:
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota, under long term loan, since 1997


C Property from a Private Minneapolis Collection

Estimate: $600 - $800
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Estimate: $600 - $800
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Asian Works of Art

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