Ivory Virgin Mary of the Assumption. Goa, 18th Century


Ivory Virgin Mary of the Assumption sculpted in round. Standing with joined hands atop stylized clouds from which emerges three angel heads with wavy banner, she is clothed with a veil and coat with fringed borders; she is supported by crescent moon and crushes a snake with her right foot; dug out plinth.

Indo-Portuguese, Goa, 18th Century

Height: 9,8 cm (3-3/4 in.)

Accidents and losses on plinth.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013120610