An ivory carving of the Virgin Mary as "Our Lady of Sorrows," Goa, late 1600's

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"An Ivory Figure of 'Our Lady of Sorrows'. India, Goa, Late 17th Century. Carved from a solid piece of ivory with Mary holding her hands in adoration, wearing a voluminous robe falling in elegant folds from her shoulders, the ivory with a natural brown patina. 6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high."

Goan Madonna and Child, 17th c., 6" high, carved and painted ivory, with gold detailing

Source: ebay, Dec. 2002

A Goan Christ, 1800's

Source: ebay, Dec. 2009

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