Lot overview
Auction 1101, Asian Art, 08.12.2017, 11:00, Cologne Lot 30

Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars. 15th/17th century

 Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars. 15th/17th century, Auction 1101 Asian Art, Lot 30
 Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars. 15th/17th century, Auction 1101 Asian Art, Lot 30
 Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars. 15th/17th century, Auction 1101 Asian Art, Lot 30
 Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars. 15th/17th century, Auction 1101 Asian Art, Lot 30

Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars. 15th/17th century

Two Gujarati/Rajasthani copper alloy Jain altars displaying, a) a tirthankara seated in meditation on a lion throne and surrounded by jinas, on the pedestal the Nine Planets and two adorants, and b) a similar altar but probably of later date, both altars with an inscription to the reverse. 15th/17th century. (2)

Height a) 12.9 cm; b) 12.5 cm

Provenance

Collection Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Salber (1928-2016), Cologne

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