Sale 19AS01 | Lot 93

Tibetan Gilt-Bronze Figure of Vajrabhairava and Vajra Vetali

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 93
Tibetan Gilt-Bronze Figure of Vajrabhairava and Vajra Vetali
The wrathful deity shown striding in alidhasana on animals and prostrate figures on a lotus base, his primary hands holding a curved knife and skull cup, the numerous secondary hands holding various implements, the central face in the form of a ferocious buffalo with bulging eyes and full eyebrows surrounded by additional human faces of similar fierce makeup all beneath wild red hair, his consort stands before him with her left leg wrapped around his waist carrying a curved knife and skull cup. Height 21 inches.


C Collection of a New York Connoisseur

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $9,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Light gilt wear.


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Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $9,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Mar 18, 2019 at 10am EDT
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