Lot 3130
  • 3130

A LARGE GILT-COPPER AND SILVER STUPA INLAID WITH SEMI-PRECIOUS STONES TIBET, 18TH – 19TH CENTURY

Estimate
200,000 - 300,000 HKD
Sold
250,000 HKD
bidding is closed

Description

the stupa with stepped lower base, adorned with figures of the Guardians of the Four Directions on each face flanked by addorsed snow lions, with inlaid semi-precious stones, the four-tiered steps inscribed in Lantsa script, the silver dome encircled with small pearls, a mandorla niche with repoussé scrolling motif and further adorned with inlaid stone exposing a small figure of Achala within, the spire with sun and crescent moon finial 

Himalayan Art Resources item no. 13440

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