A Tibetan tantric human bone plaque carved with dakini

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A Tibetan tantric human bone plaque carved with dakini, female holders of divine wisdom.
Stock Number:
07317
$ 850.00

Description

A Tibetan tantric human bone plaque carved with dakini, female holders of divine wisdom.
Ornaments of this type formed part of a set called Rupay Gyan. The set traditionally comprised five items including apron, two anklets and two wristlets, with an additional sixth component being ashes from burnt bones taken from a funeral pyre. 
Ex Buttonshaw Collection, Melbourne. 

Origin:

Circa 19th to early 20th century A.D. Tibet

Dimensions:

Length: 13.5 cm / width: 3.8 cm

Height including stand: 16.5 cm

Condition:

Good condition.