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  Antique Miniature Painting of Sitatapatra the White Umbrella Goddess
Antique Miniature Painting of Sitatapatra


 
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Our Price: £250.00

Product Code: MONGOLIANPAINTING10013

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A miniature Vajarayana painting that would be known in Mongolia as a " burhany zurag".

This piece represents the female deity Sitatapatra, the White Umbrella Goddess who saves from all harm. Small paintings such as this would have been kept on a shrine or worn in a gau as part of a personal protective amulet. This is a larger  than normal Burhany Zurag and the detail is particuarly clear. The reverse has the Tibetan characters Om Ah Hung written in red, this normally shows that a piece has been consecrated.

Origin: Mongolia
Condition: Very good with minor weathering.
Age: Mid 19th Century to Early 20th Century
height = 9 inches
width = 7 inches


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