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Nepal Spring FigureProv: Jan Kusters

Lot 0051
A big wooden ancestral figure from West Nepal, dating from the early to mid-20th century. This statue is probably from the Khas people, an Indo-Aryan tribe living in the Himalayan foothills of western Nepal. The standing figure stands on a round base, and has his hands together in the traditional Nepali "namaste" position for greeting and respect. H= 95cm

Condition

The figure shows wear and natural erosion due to being outside in wind and cold weather for a considerable period of time.

Dimensions

27.7 x 94.1 x 9.9 cm

Buyer's Premium

  • 12%

Nepal Spring FigureProv: Jan Kusters

Estimate €800 - €1,500Sep 22