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Antique Tibetan portable wooden altar stand. !9th cent.

Antique Tibetan portable wooden altar stand. !9th cent.


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1900: Item # 1309408

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An antique Tibetan painted and lacquered wood foldable travel alter and/or reading table. The front panel carved in openwork with two dragons chasing the flaming pearl; the side panels also carved in openwork with birds, flowers, leaves & fruits. Scroll pattern around the top part. No decoration on the top side of the altar. Measurements: H 35 cm L 66 cm W 33 cm. Folded: H 9 cm. Tibet, 19th cent. Condition: Good patina, some loss to colors; one leaf on a side panel replaced ( see last two photos ).