Hanuman & Naga Statue - Coromandel wood - Bali, Indonesia

Description
Hanuman & Naga Statue - Coromandel wood - Bali, Indonesia
2nd half 20th century - Good

A magnificent openwork statue carved out of Coromandel wood with the depiction of the epic battle between Hanuman (Rama's monkey warrior) and the snake Naga.

Hanuman, here in an iconic scene of the battle between the monkey warrior and the snake, is the monkey warrior of the God Rama. Statues of Hanuman are used to protect homes. The Monkey god Hanuman is the deity who once helped the god Rama rescue his wife Sita from the hands of the demon king Ravana in the pantheon of Hinduism.

Very artful and finely carved openwork carving from a piece of the valuable Coromandel wood. It is really worth seeing from all sides.

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Lot details
Object
Hanuman & Naga Statue
Region/ country
Bali, Indonesia
Material
Coromandel wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
31×20×8 cm
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