Tibet, Vajravarahi (2)

13th century, Tibet, Vajravarahi holding chopper, skull cup missing, gilt copper alloy and pigment, private collection

13th century, Tibet, Vajravarahi holding chopper and skull cup, gilt copper alloy and red pigment in hair, private collection

13th century, Tibet, Vajravarahi, brass, at Tsug Lakhang, Lhasa, published by Ulrich Von Schroeder

13th century, Tibet, Vajravarahi, brass, at the gTsug Lakhang, Lhasa, published by Ulrich Von Schroeder

14th-15th c, Tibet, Vajravarahi, gilt copper alloy, at Cleveland Museum of Art

14th-15th century, Tibet, Vajravarahi, gilt copper alloy, at the Cleveland Museum of Art (USA).

Detail

Detail of her head with her three eyes and the boar’s head sticking out on the right side, her turquoise-inlaid crown represents leaves and skulls.

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