A very finely cast and beautiful bronze figure of the Goddess Tara.Inlaid with hard stones,base plate intact.Rich,deep brown patina.Top of lotus stock on left hand side missing.
Otherwise excellent condition.
5 1/8 inches H.
A finely painted thangka of a wrathful diety
or Dharmapala,defender of the Dharma.Creases,with a small hole to the upper right away from the figure.Inscribed in Tibetan on the back.
Painting is 17 inches L. 12 1/2 inches W.
A large,rare and finely carved Jain statue of the Goddess Ambika.Th marble with extensive pigments and gilt decoration remaining.The Goddess is shown with her mount the lion.
Arms broken off and reattached.
15 1/2 inches H
A very finely painted and rare image of the powerful female wrathful deity, Vajravarahi.
Surrounded by many painted elements.
Some rubbing and loss of pigment.
Loose on board,not glued down.
24 inches H. 18 inches W.
A very fine Tibetan bone kangling or bone trumpet.The bone is most likely human bone,carved with auspicious symbols and with copper and iron metal overlay.There are also inlaid stones.Found cleaned and polished.
9 3/4 inches L
A finely painted double sided illustration to the Bhagavata Purana.One side is the Samundra Manthan,the Churning of the Ocean of Milk.
Some rubbing.Small hole in left margin.
9 3/8 inches x 7 inches
A rare bronze incense bowl in the shape of Daka.Used in purification ceremonies.The head is surrounded by skulls and rests on human skulls.
Thick,dark resinous patina.
5 1/4 inches L. 3 inches H.