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LOT 1375

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GBP (£) 200 - 300
EUR (€) 230 - 350
USD ($) 280 - 420

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Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £1

South Asian Statue Foot with Anklet

10th-13th century AD or later

A hollow-formed bronze foot from a statue, an ankle bracelet featuring a large decorative pendant draped across the bridge of the foot; detailing to the nails. 243 grams, 90mm (3 1/2"). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

Provenance
From the private collection of a London antiquarian; acquired on the London art market in the 1980s.

Literature
See The Metropolitan Museum, accession number 57.51.3, for a figure with a comparable style of foot and with ankle bracelet.

Footnotes
Likely from a larger figure of a deity, Bodhisattva or Buddha figure.