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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1700: Item # 963490

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A Cast Copper Griffin and Rider
This is a very nicely sculpted cast copper section from a Tibetan aureole. It depicts a figure riding on a mythical animal. The animal sits on top of a face from a snow lion. Solid Cast Copper. Remnants of red lacquer. 17th century or before. 10.65cm (4.19 inches). 17.4cm with stand (6.85 inches).


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