A carved figure of Ganesh, probably 11th/12th Century
Lot 205
A carved black stone figure of Ganesh India, 11th/12th Century
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A carved black stone figure of Ganesh
India, 11th/12th Century
the elephant-headed deity depicted seated in rajalilasana on a platform backed by a halo; holding a goad and noose in his upper hands, his broken tusk in his lower-right hand and a sweet, which he samples with his trunk, in his lower-left hand; adorned with a distinctive head dress, a beaded necklace and a serpent wrapped around his belly
15.5 cm high
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