© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Number: AB0319-1303
AN EXCEPTIONAL BASTAR BRONZE OF A FEMALE DEITY WITH A TRIDENT
Bronze
India, 19th-20th century

The female goddess is standing on a circular base decorated with cord borders and lattice design. From the shoulders rises a curved vahadi, which is a kind of god saw brine and symbolises holiness. It is adorned with small rows of volutes and carries at the top a decorated khappar (vessel). The figure is holding a trident in the left hand symbolising the Trisula attributes, while the right hand is holding a dhengri (rattle). The robe is adorned with very fine details.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 24 CM
Condition: Superb condition
Provenance: Collection of an Indian gentleman

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