Yamadanda Mongolia late 19th - early 20th... - Lot 93 - Digard Auction

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2000 - 3000 EUR
Yamadanda Mongolia late 19th - early 20th... - Lot 93 - Digard Auction
Yamadanda Mongolia late 19th - early 20th century Papier-mâché. H. 61 cm Interesting skeleton-shaped scepter surmounted by a half-vajra. This form of scepter is frequently associated with Yama, the judge of the dead, who and is brandished by dancers wearing the taurine mask of this god at monastery dances. Note the beautifully stylized forms of the figure. Like wood, papier-mâché is a material favored by the Mongols. 2 000 / 3 000 €
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