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.
- Total nr of items
- Early 20th century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Himalayan region
- Good condition, see description
- 32×12×10 cm