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A COPPER PLAQUE DEPICTING DURGA
600 € - 1.000 €
Description:Nepal, ca. 18th c.
H. 18 cm
The flaming niche shaped plaque embossed with Durga standing on her vehicle the lion and buffalo-demon, each reclining on the lotus base, flanked by a pair of attendants, her multiple arms radiating around her body with one of her hands pulling the tail of the buffalo-demon, wearing sari, bejewelled, her face displaying a severe expression and her hair combed in a chignon and secured with a tiara, traces of gilding.
Old East German private collection, assembled before 2000
Wear, very minor damages due to age