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LOT 0410

Estimate
GBP (£) 1,500 - 2,000
EUR (€) 1,780 - 2,370
USD ($) 1,920 - 2,550

GANDHARAN SCHIST BODHISATTVA HEAD
2ND-4TH CENTURY AD
15 1/4" (10.7 kg, 39 cm including stand).

A carved head of a bodhisattva with hair dressed in a top-knot and elongated earlobes, neat moustache; mounted on a custom-made display stand.

PROVENANCE:
UK art market, acquired prior to 1980.

CONDITION