Concept Gallery
Live Auction

Important Tibetan Art & Artifacts Auction III

Wed, Jun 10, 2020 10:00AM EDT
Lot 10

Three 14th c. Tsakali Initiation Cards

Estimate: $600 - $1,000

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Group of three Tsakali Initiation cards with animal headed Dakini, Palping monastery style of East Tibet, c.14th century, gouache on cotton, Sanskrit inscritpion on verso of each, each approx. 4.5 x 4 inches, figures with head of bull, eagle and bear, each with skull necklace, holding various items and each standing on flattened human, overall strong, simple and bold imagery.