Statue - Wood - statue primitive protecteur - Nepal - Late 19th century

Description
Statue - Wood - statue primitive protecteur - Nepal - Late 19th century
Fair condition (restored), see description - 46×14×12 cm

Primitive statue from Western Nepal - Putali


Very beautiful original patina.

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

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

ORIGINAL, AUTHENTIC, AND RARE SCULPTURE

The leg seems a little displaced.

Lot details
Object
Statue
Material
Wood
Period
Late 19th 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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