Element from copper story panel. Mongolia or China, 19th Century

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Embossed gilt copper element from story panel. Back board element from throne or altar representing snow lions, fabulous animals from Tibetan bestiary, which protect from harmful influences. Turquoise coloring on luxurious and wavy mane symbolize esoteric teachings. Coming forth from felid’s jaws an ascetic with joined hands with facing palms on chest’s upper part in the tribute gesture.

Mongolia or China, 19th Century

Height: 30,5 cm (12 in.) - Length: 36 cm (14 in.) - Depth: 3 cm (1-1/8 in.)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014071096