Moon-eater brooch

19th century, Tibet, silver with turquoise, coral and rubies, private collection, photo by Bonhams https://www.bonhams.com/auctions/24358/lot/3058/.

Our Moon eater is supposed to be Kirtimukha, known as Chepu in Nepal and Zeepata in Tibet, although the beak recalls a garuda.

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Densatil columns

14th-15th century, Tibet, Densatil, Chakrasamvara retinue figure, gilt copper alloy, photo by Bonhams.

Circa 15th century, Tibet, Densatil, Chaturbhuja Avalokiteshvara, gilt copper alloy and turquoise, private collection, photo by Christie’s.

On one side of the column, Avalokitesvhara with four arms.

Circa 15th century, Tibet, Densatil, Tara, private collection, photo by Christie’s.

On the other side, Tara with four arms.

15th century, Tibet, Densatil, Avalokiteshvara and Tara, gilt copper alloy+turquoise, private collection, photo by Christie’s.