Saranghi (1) - Leather, Wood - four elephants on top! - Nepal - 19th century

Description
Saranghi (1) - Leather, Wood - four elephants on top! - Nepal - 19th century
Fair condition (restored), see description - 77×16×11 cm

Saranghi from Nepal
Himalayan violin named Sarangi, traditional Nepali music instrument.
With four elephants on top!
Ganesha, the elephant protector of homes.
This magnificent Nepali Saranghi was made in a piece of solid wood from the Himalayan forests, with goat skin
This sculpted wood guitar, straight from the Roof of the World,
It does not have its bow.

Measurements:
Length: 7 cm
Width: 16 cm
Depth: 11 cm


Weight: 2354 g
77 cm Long

Used (old) and Beautiful patina!


Provenance: Private Dutch Collection

Take a close look at the photos which are a part of the description. Any damage not mentioned in the text, but visible in the photos is regarded as described.

This lot will be sent with insured shipping by PostNL.



Kind regards

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Saranghi
Material
Leather, Wood
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Nepal
Attribution
Original
Theme/ depiction
four elephants on top!
Condition
Fair condition (restored), see description
Dimensions
77×16×11 cm
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