SOLD Antique 19th Century Tibetan Silver Mounted Ritual Tantric Skull Cup Kapala

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SOLD Antique, 19th century, silver mounted Ritual Tantric skull Cup, Kapala, the exterior decorated with repoussé and finely chiseled silver, depicting various mythical animals. The rim adorned by a band of small grinning skulls, the sides inset with turquoise and corals, the interior lined with a sheet of silver.

CONDITION: In its original condition as had been found, showing the age and usage. No repairs or restoration.

MEASUREMENTS:

Overall length: 18 cm (7 1/8 inches).

Width: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches).

Height: 7 cm (2 3/4 inches).