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Lot 36Tibetan Gilt-Bronze Tara
18th Century
Seated on a lotus throne, her right pendant leg supported by a lotus, holding a lotus in the right hand, clad in a long dhoti secured with a belt, further adorned with bracelets, anklets, armlets, necklaces, carvings and a foliate tiara, each inset with turquoise beads, the serene expression below an inset ruby color urna centered above her brow. Height 7 inches.

Sold for $8,750
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Flower over right shoulder may be later. Overall scattered areas of gilt wear. Small dent to base rim of front of lotus base. Possibly holding stem and flower in right hand now missing.

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