Garuda Trading

Antique Miniature Painting of Vajrapani

£120.00
  • Antique Miniature Painting of Vajrapani
  • Antique Miniature Painting of Vajrapani

Garuda Trading

Antique Miniature Painting of Vajrapani

£120.00

A lovely antique miniature Vajrayana painting that would be known in Mongolia as a " burhany zurag". This piece represents Vajrapani and above his head can be seen Shakyamuni Buddha. Pieces such as this were typically worn in a gau as a protective amulet or kept inside a small travelling shrine.

Origin: Mongolia
Mineral Pigments on Cloth
Condition: Mostly Good with some weathering commensurate with age.
Age: 19th Century
Size: 93mm x 73mm