A sandstone relief panel of an apsara. Vietnam, Cham period, circa 13th century. Photo Bonhams

Dancing with the left hand raised over the head and the right hand on the hip, with her torso bare, and wearing a shortsampot and a five-petal crown and conical chignon. 8 in. (20.3 cm) high - Estimate: US$ 1,500 - 2,000 (£950 - 1,300)(€1,200 - 1,600)

Notes: For a closely related example in the Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture (see Nancy Tingley, Arts of Ancient Viet Nam, Houston, 2009, nos. 68 and 69.)

Provenance: Private Collection, Los Angeles

Bonhams. 11 Sep 2012 1 p.m. New YorkIndian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Art