Antique Polychrome Carved Wood Mask of Hindu Lion God Narasimha Raj India. For your consideration is a very unique Hindu artifact.
A large polychrome wooden mask. It features the Lion God Narasimha a principal deity in Hinduism, avatar of Vishnu, the one who incarnates in the form of part lion and part man to destroy evil and end religious persecution and calamity on Earth, thereby restoring Dharma -the eternal and inherent nature of reality, regarded in Hinduism as a cosmic law underlying right behavior and social order.
Exquisitely hand carved from one piece of wood, skillfully hand painted and gilt with great attention to the detail. Traditional colors: red, black and gold.It has a newer bracket to the back and it is ready for display on the wall. 17.5" tall x 10.25" wide x 8.5 front to back. Take a look at the other items we have for sale now. Our items are described with the best of our knowledge and ability. We will be glad to answer all of your questions and provide additional photos and/or information. The item "=Antique Polychrome Carved Wood Mask of Hindu Lion God Narasimha Raj India" is in sale since Tuesday, July 27, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\India". The seller is "imeon" and is located in Spring, Texas.
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