Gilt bronze kapala, sino tibet

Gilded bronze
Tibet
18th century
Qing
H, 18,5 cm
Private German Collection

Tantrique Kapala and its pewter crâne , its triangulaire base decorated with three dead heads among flammes below lotus scrolls in the upper part and cover.

Reference: Guimet Museum and L'Art Tibétain, N°99 Naprstek Museum Prague.