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Lot 0045

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A lifesize Sino-Tibetan bronze or cobber model of a Skull, later 19th.-20th. century.
Made in solid bronze or copper, cast from a real skull and gilted with a very thick layer of gold.
From Buddhist / Tibetan rituals. Possibly a model of an ancient skull, and likely made in the 20th. century.
Size: 23,5 cm. long and ca. 18,5 cm. high from the jaw to the top of the skull.
Weight: ca. 3,2-3,3 kilograms.
Very heavy and spectacular piece and the first ever we've seen.
Condition: Choice, ungilted in the bottom and with a wonderful brown patina.

Reserve: $2,850.00

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    Rare life-size Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze model of a

    Estimate $3,500 - $4,000Oct 02, 2019
    Starting Bid $1,900
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #106908 in Denmark
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