Statue - Wood - statue primitive protecteur - Nepal - Second half 20th century

Description
Statue - Wood - statue primitive protecteur - Nepal - Second half 20th century
Fair condition (restored), see description - 46×14×12 cm

Primitive statue from Western Nepal - Putali

Circa 1950
BEAUTIFUL ORIGINAL PATINA.

PLACED IN A NATURAL SPACE AT THE ENTRANCE OF A VILLAGE, A HOUSE OR THE ENTRANCE OF A FOREST

IT PROTECTS THE FAMILY AND THE VILLAGERS AND RECEIVES OFFERINGS (PUJAS) FROM ANYONE

ORIGINAL, AUTHENTIC, AND RARE SCULPTURE

the leg seems a little displaced.

Lot details
Object
Statue
Material
Wood
Period
Second half 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Nepal
Title of artwork
statue primitive protecteur
Condition
Fair condition (restored), see description
Dimensions
46×14×12 cm
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