© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: DA316-222
STEHENDE WEIBLICHE DORFGOTTHEIT
Bronze
Indien, Bastar
approx. 19th cent.
HEIGHT 17,7 CM

A guardian deity from Bastar-tribe house altar, standing on a domed base. Wide shoulders, chains around the neck and breast, pointed breasts, a loin cloth and a circular ornament around the naval. An offering cup and a prod are held in the hands. An arched openwork nimbus with a bowl on top, and a long thatch of hair hanging down the back. Strong patina.

Expertise:
Wolfmar Zacken

From the collection of an Austrian diplomat

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