Brass Tîrthankara portable altar

Brass Tîrthankara ("ford maker") portable altar.

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Brass Tîrthankara ("ford maker") portable altar. A Tîrthankara is a spiritual guide in the jainist religion. Various silver inlays, especially in the eyes. Various human and animal figures on the sides.

Jainism is an indian religion born in the Xth or the IXth century B.C.

Writings on the back.

Height: 18 cm

XVIth century.

Galerie Espace 4

9 rue Mazarine
75006 Paris – France
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