A great carving made with extremely hard wood i.e. it a master carving work. Very peculiar black patina indicating its local origin. H 55 cm
At least from early 20th
More precise information on request
An outstanding figure showing a protector in the sitting and namaste position with the hands joined. Great signs of age, this figure has been been cut from a pole. Height 57 cm
Very hard wood, important erosion
A typical archaic figure from West Nepal showing a man in the sitting position with the hands joined in the Namaste gesture.
Very hard and dark wood, obvious signs of good age from early 20 th, more information on local and ethnic origin on request
High 56 cm
This figure represents a protector in the sitting position with the hands joined in the "Namaste" gesture. Note that the figure was initially covered with a white mixture of mud and mineral pigment which has been lost or cleaned giving that strange color to the wood. Note also the necklace carved around the neck, very good condition . more pictures and informations upon request. Height 25 3/4 inches (65cm), Weight 10 kg.