ANTIQUE TEMPLE TOY BRONZE OR BRASS HORSE WITH CARRIAGE

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 07, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
No Reserve
ANTIQUE
(over 100 years old)
BRONZE / BRASS
TEMPLE TOY HORSE & RIDER WITH CARRIAGE
TIBETAN BUDDHIST
OR
INDIAN HINDU
Kept in the temple to entertain young children whiletheir parents prayed, Temple Toys were found throughout India and Nepal.
HORSE AND RIDER WITH CARRIAGE AND TEN BELLS HANGING FROM THE SHAFTS
OVER A FOOT LONG AND WEIGHING 5 POUNDS
THE SIX BEAUTIFUL HAND WROUGHT WHEELS ROLL PERFECTLY (AS THEY SHOULD)
THE HORSE AND CARRIAGE ARTICULATES
SPECTACULAR CONDITION

NOTES: I'm not sure whether or not this is a Tibetan Buddhist or Indian Hindu Temple Toy. I do know it's an Antique Temple Toy and it's in wonderful condition. I've taken many pictures to give you the best possible visual perspective added to an accurate description of this amazing Antique Temple Toy. I can take more pictures if you desire and I'd be delighted to send them to you upon request. If you require more pictures, or have questions about any aspect of this delightful Tibetan Buddhist or Indian Hindu Temple Toy, please let me know and I'll be happy to provide them for you directly to your email address, or you may call me directly to chat.

Further: In the next few weeks I'm going to be listing a considerable number of my Grandmother's Art Treasures of Brass, Bronze, Copper
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