An Indian Carved Sandstone Torso of a Male Deity
27 x 9-1/2 x 7 inches (68.6 x 24.1 x 17.8 cm) (with stand)
Deeply carved jewels of many layers and varied textures grace this
symmetrical torso of a Hindu male deity. The vertically arranged
ornaments on his torso are somewhat unique. However, the festooned
belt and multi-banded necklaces clearly point to a medieval Indian
origin of Rajasthan or Madhya Pradesh.
Property from the Collection of Eric Wesenberg, California
Presents well with scattered areas of discoloration, some slight surface abrasions as expected with age and use.
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