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Islamic & Indian Arts(#1002) 22/10/2020 11:00 AM BST

Lot 5 of 420: A copper anthropomorphic figure, India, Gangentic plains, 2nd millenium B.C., cast with a domical head, long outstretched arms that curl inwards, and splayed legs originating from the robust midsection, 20cm. high Provenance: Private collection, UK Although the function of sculptures such as these is unknown, they may have been used for religious or decorative purposes. As unalloyed copper is a soft metal, it is unlikely that these would have been functional as a tool or weapon. Figures such a

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Current Bid: £1,600(2 Bids) Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500
Starting: £700
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Islamic & Indian Arts(#1002)  22/10/2020 11:00 AM BST