Bronze Ganesh. India, 18th Century


Bronze Ganesh statuette. Form of god Ganesh with trunk facing right, with four arms, straddling his cosmic vehicle (vahana) the rat, an animal the can penetrate inside of things and bore through mysteries. Ganesh wears a diadem crown with several cylindrical rows and topped with cobra.

India - Deccan (Maharashtra), 18th Century

Height: 5,5 cm (2-1/8 in.)

Wear due to repeated use during pūjā rituals.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013120573