18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha

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18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha

18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha
A gilt bronze Buddha figure of a Wrathful Deity 18th century (Darmaraja) Dharmaraja, the original Sanskrit term for Chogyal, which may refer to a secular ruler of Sikkim or Bhutan, or a higher-ranking monk in Tibetan Buddhism. The wrathful deity figure is striding in alidhasana on the back of a buffalo over a prostrate figure on a lotus base. His hands are raised in vitarkamudra and he is adorned with festoons, ribbons, and a garland of severed heads. The wrathful bull’s face is shown with bared fangs and bulging eyes and is surmounted by flaming hair. The base is unsealed and detaches from Deity. Measures: Height 6 25 inches. Width 4.65 inches (11.75 cm). Depth 2 inches (5 cm). London South Kensington 12 May 2017. Similar work at the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences in Sydney (Australia). The item “18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha” is in sale since Tuesday, April 9, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Figurines & Statues”. The seller is “avantiques” and is located in Dallas, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Primary Material: Bronze
  • Age: Pre-1800
  • Theme: Buddha
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Region of Origin: Tibet
  • Color: Gold

18th Century Tibetan Gilt Bronze of Yama Dharmaraja Buddha