A good size and finely cast bronze statuette of a Shiva Lingam, protected by the five-headed Naga, standing on a stepped square base with the inclusion of Nandi the bull, Shiva's trusted mount and a linga-yoni to complete the pantheon of iconography. Height: 19cm, weight: 876g.
Probably Maharashtra, 18th century.
Condition: Generally good, minor defects commensurate with age. Small tear to the left wing of the cobra's neck. Small casting flaw to the reverse of the stem. Please see pictures to get a more complete impression of the item.
This lot will be carefully packaged and sent by registered and insured mail.
- Shiva Lingam Naga con Nandi
- XVIII secolo
- Regione/paese d'origine
- In buone condizioni, vedi descrizione
- 19×10.5×11 cm