A Cambodian stone head of Shiva, Khmer culture, 11th/12th century
Works of Art, Antiquities | A89kua | Live auction | 578 Lots
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DescriptionThe almost life-sized head carved in dark grey volcanic rock. The deity is depicted with a tiara and an elaborate hairstyle. The stylised third eye on her forehead. The edge of the tiara and the right ear knocked, the neck with a jagged fracture line. Mounted on a wooden plinth. Height of the head 33 cm.
Provenance: Formerly Auktionshaus Nagel, auctioned on 4 April 1992, lot 212, where it sold for 15,000 Deutsche Marks.
Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?