mario cicconettiSt.George Gallery
Home
 
Ancient Tibetan Ghanta

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Himalayas: Pre 1700: item # 1189606

Please refer to our stock # 0509 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6


St.George Gallery
By Appointment
Please email


Guest Book
 Ancient Tibetan Ghanta
SOLD

An exceptionally fine Ghanta or bell from Tibet.The handle is cast with a head.The bell has cast in it 8 auspicious symbols;a row of dorjes around the bottom rim, and a long line of Tibetan script on top of the bell.Inside the bell is another row of Tibetan script cast in low relief. Very fine dark patina to handle and grey patina to the bell.Gives every indication of great age. Tibet Circa 1600 or earlier 5 3/4 inches H. 2 3/4 inches W.


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2014 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help