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Carved Ivory Figure of The God Kerishna, E. 20th C.

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Organics: Ivory: Pre 1940: Item # 1047989

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 Carved Ivory Figure of The God Kerishna, E. 20th C.
Description: Krishna is usually regarded as the eight incarnation of lord Vishnu and was born in the Dvarpara Yuga as the "dark one". Lord Krishna is the embodiment of love and divine joy, that destroys all pain and sin. He is the protector of sacred utterances and cows. Krishna is an instigator of all forms of knowledge and born to establish the religion of love.Early 20th century, having a detailed smiling face beneath an elaborate headdress and jeweled attire suspending a long floral necklace while playing a flute style instrument within intricately sculpted blossoming lotus foliage and standing on an oval lotus flower base with incorporated plinth, raised on a circular carved wood pedestal. incredible workmanship is rendered in this delicately and intricately carved ivory figure, perfect condition with no problem whatsoever. Size: This ivory figure stands 8.5 inches high including the pedestal, and figure itself is 7 inches high. Shipping is FREE within the U.S.


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