A Parcel Gilt-Bronze Model of Mahakala

Sino-Tibetan, 18th/19th Century
The six-armed figure shown standing atop a prone
elephant-headed deity on an oval lotus base, holding
a chopper and a skull cup in the primary hands, the
two upper hands holding a flayed elephant over his
shoulders, further adorned with jewelry, a severedhead garland, a tiger skin belt, and a crown of skulls  framed by his red-painted flame-like hair. Overall Height: 9 inches (22.8 cm) approximately Estimate: $5,000 / 7,000



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