Lot 108
 
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Brass

20th century
Kond, Orissa

Height: 13 in (33 cm)
Width: 5.5 in (14 cm)
Depth: 5 in (12.7 cm)



Created using the 'lost wax' or cire perdue method of casting, this finely detailed seated figure of a 'devi' or goddess is ornamented with several necklaces and belts. She also wears an unusual two- tier crown. In her hands, she holds a flower and a plate used to collect offerings like grains of rice.




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  Lot 108 of 120  

FOLK AND TRIBAL ART AUCTION
26-27 FEBRUARY 2013

Estimate
$350 - 385
Rs 18,000 - 20,000

Winning Bid
$500
Rs 25,990
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)










 



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