Lot 107 (Islamic & Indian Art, 29th October 2020)
A GREY SCHIST HALOED BODHISATTVA IN MEDITATION
PROPERTY FROM THE MOITA COLLECTION OF GANDHARA ART
Ancient region of Gandhara, 2nd - 4th century
Carved in full on three sides, the relief depicting a heavily bejewelled Bodhisattva with naked torso, seated on a lotus throne in meditation, his hands now missing but possibly once in dhyana mudra, wearing a tiara and with his hair tied up in a bun, a large halo to his back for his full extent, 26cm high.
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