Figure

19th century (made)

Unknown

Height: 7.5 cm, Weight: 204 g

729I-1877 SSEA

Figure of Ganesha holding an axe and goad in upper hands, cast brass, South India, 19th century

Cast brass seated figure of Ganesha wearing a Deccani crown. In the upper hands is an axe and goad, the trunk reaching down to the lower left hand and the lower right hand in the abhaya mudra gesture.

Given by Col. Sir Herbert Sandford

Location: In Storage

View this object on the V&A website