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Ivory sculpture of a Hindu goddess, Kali, with a skull as attribute – India – circa 1930

Lot reference 8496817
Ivory sculpture of a Hindu goddess, Kali, with a skull as attribute – India – circa 1930

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Good condition – height 13 cm without wooden base, with wooden base 16.5 cm 102 g

Ivory sculpture of a Hindu goddess, Kali, with a skull as attribute.
India, circa 1930, on a rosewood pedestal.
(Minimal damage to the headdress.) Beautifully carved ivory figurine of an Indian goddess in traditional attire and with a skull in her hand. Very rare piece, simultaneously of power and beauty. Wonderful in detail.
Height 13 cm without wooden base, with wooden base 16.5 cm.
Weight with wooden base: 102 grams.
Comes with certificate of authenticity.
This is antique ivory, from before 1947.
So it is approved by the CITES
regulations.
Will be shipped as registered parcel.

Nl maa  

Feedback score: 97.8%
Reviews given: 147
Member since: July 5, 2015
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    Piece is as described. Fast shipment.However € 14,00 (!) shipping cost inside Netherlands is way to high!This would mean € 7- 8 package, which was definitely not the case. Hence "neutral".
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    superbeem October 24, 2017

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    registered shipping costs above 8 euros in holland , and because amber is a soft product it suppose to be packed well , so i packed it in very wel to be sure that it reaches the destination safely. and pakking costs are 6 euro,s , next time read the shipping costs before you bid, its always known in auction,
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    Very nice amber, very kind seller!
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    barbaraamati September 25, 2017

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    L'ambre est magnifique, dommage que les services de la poste néerlandaise soient aussi long.
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    anbarin August 29, 2017

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    Prima verpakt en zeer snelle service.
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    Carel77 July 27, 2017

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    Goed verpakt en na verschillende testen als echt bevonden.
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    Cees66 June 28, 2017

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Belgium $ 18.27
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France $ 18.27
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Rest of Europe $ 25.12
Rest of the World $ 34.25

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