Of the 19th century. Ex Stephen Selby collection.
A flaming skull that was once part of the crown of a Tibetan oracle.
A matched set of lacquered leather, finely decorated with gradient colors and black and gold detailing.
It's face covered with beautifully lacquered leather, in that characteristic earlier style.
Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.
With designs of four dragons in scrollwork around a "wish-granting-jewel"