Pair of gilded copper elephants, Tibet 19th Century

19th century
Asian Arts
From: 69620, Ternand, France

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    Pair of embossed copper plates gilded with mercury. They represent two richly harnessed elephants. The heads are turned backwards and the elephants wear a bell around their necks. The saddles are richly decorated while the heads and backs are topped with Buddhist jewels.
    It is rare to have a pair.
    Mercury-gilded copper, red pigment.
    H: 27cm; L 28: cm and H: 28 cm; L: 28.5: cm
    Tibet, 19th century
    Sold with their bases

    Ref: CJJP9ASA9O

    Condition Good
    Style Asian Arts (Asian Tribal Art of Asian Arts Style)
    Period 19th century (Asian Tribal Art 19th century)
    Country of origin China
    Width (cm) 28 et 28,5 cm
    Height (cm) 27 et 28 cm
    Materials Copper
    Shipping Time Ready to ship in 4-7 Business Days
    Location 69620, Ternand, France
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