A GILT COPPER ALLOY FIGURE OF VAJRAPANI, TIBET, 14TH CENTURY
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A GILT COPPER ALLOY FIGURE OF VAJRAPANI
TIBET, 14TH CENTURY
Height 4 ¼ in. (11.4 cm)
the wrathful deity standing in alidhasana on two prostrate figures atop a lotus base, his right hand brandishing a vajra, the left hand holding a ghanta at his waist, adorned with jewelry and wearing a crown decorated with a lotus bud ornament at center
Himalayan Art Resources item no. 13693.
Acquired in India or Nepal, circa 1970s