Sandstone Cambodia, Khmer Kingdom, Angkor period, Bayon style, 10th/11th century.
A triangular shaped stele with the depiction of Yaksha in the centre of a flamed niche. Seated in royal ease on a row of three diminutive figures, his left hand resting on his knee and his right hand holding a mace. Mounted on a metal base (later).
Dimensions: 45 x 34 cm. Condition is consistent with its age.
- Old private collection, Amsterdam, 1970s.
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- Total nr of items
- Guardian Yaksha
- Khmer Empire (Cambodia) (802-1432)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- Khmer Sandstone Relief of a Guardian Yaksha, 10th/11th
- Very good condition, see description
- 45×34×20 cm