(1) - Wood - Himalayan region - Early 20th century

Description
(1) - Wood - Himalayan region - Early 20th century
Good condition, see description - 32×12×10 cm

Authentic primitive art statuette from Nepal, beginning of the 20th century.
This type of state comes from the west of Nepal in the regions of Jajarkot and Jumla
Animistic protection statue
Dedicated and offered by villagers for special occasion.
The were installed in sanctuaries, on bridges,
roadsides, near houses, near springs or in fields.


Seated position with hands joined in the mudra prayer position
Traces of wear and erosion from use.
Beautiful item

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Material
Wood
Period
Early 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Himalayan region
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
32×12×10 cm
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