Rare Ancient Travel Kapala - Copper, Silverplate - Tibet - 19th century

Description
Rare Ancient Travel Kapala - Copper, Silverplate - Tibet - 19th century
Good condition, see description - 0×4.6×7.7 cm

Rare antique travel Kapala.
Copper and silvered metal.
Tibet, 19th century
Unusual in size.
A kapala is a cup made partly from a human skull and is used as a receptacle during tantric Hindu and tantric Buddhism.
The 3 citipatis (deities) that make up the feet are silvered metal.
Buddhist ritual object.
Dimensions: 7.7 * 4.6cm.
Weight: 42.6 g

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Lot details
Object
Rare Ancient Travel Kapala
Material
Copper, Silverplate
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Tibet
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
0×4.6×7.7 cm
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