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Lot 0089
A SINO-TIBETAN QING DYNASTY HARDSTONE-INLAID GILT BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITAYUS. Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 6 x 5 in. Provenance: The David Collins(1902-1975) Collection, acquired during Mr. Collins' career in the British Consular Service in China and Eastern Tibet between 1920s and 1930s, and thence by descent in the Collins family. A picture of Collins' residence shows part of his collection in 1940s. During his stay in Tibet and China, Collins built a significant collection of Tibetan and Chinese art. The same collections can be found from Lot 73 through Lot 111. High resolution pictures can be found at https://file.ac/21euCO1oZvD5rCboU-GDOg/


No repair or restoration. In excellent condition.

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