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Lot 902 (The Asian Works of Art Auction, 31st January 2019)

A TIBETAN BONE RING

Sold for £75


 

TIBETAN BONE RING,
possibly pre 18th century, carved with the face of a Buddha with headdress, the ring 3.5cm high
Note from vendor: The ring was brought to the UK by a relative who was an amateur botanist in 1950s Tibet, who was gifted the ring by a monk in Lhasa to use/exchange/sell, should she need it, to ensure safe escape from the country.

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