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A BRONZE PALANQUIN HOOK BAYON

 

Khmer
Bayon
12th/13th Century
Bronze


This palanquin hook are decorated with elaborate scrolling foliage and the upper section decorated with three tiered lotus-bud, the hook terminates in the head of garuda , it have a socket through which the wooden palanquin pole was inserted. Traces of iron oxidation testify to an iron ring that was added inside to strengthen the hook. It is in a good state of preservation, trace of gilding.

 

Height: 4.7" = 12.3cm, Width : 6.1" = 15.4cm.

Price: 1,000 €

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