* A Gilt Bronze Buddhist Ritual Dagger, Phurba
surmounted by a four-faced head of a wrathful deity above a vajra and tapering dagger terminal.
Width 15 inches.
Estimate $ 500-700
Property from the Collection of Wilma Franco, Greenfield, Wisconsin
In overall good condition with wear to the lacquer and gilt throughout. Having minor dents, minor compressions, pitting, wear. With oxidation and corrosion to several areas including to the interior post standard and to the base of the finial. Traces of red pigment. No signs of resoldering.