Tibetan Mantra Printing Block (Pair) Pair Priced At


The unusual printing blocks which were used for offset printing, depict amuletic designs made up of continuous spiraling sequences of Buddhist Mantras in Tibetan script. A Mantra is a word or a group of words that is being repeated to aid concentration in meditation and is considered capable of creating transformation. The wooden panels are mounted on contemporary metal stands.

17.5″-20.75″ tall (including stands) 11.5″-11.75″ wide 6″ deep, carved wood, Tibet, late 19th / early 20th century