figure (ritual & belief: representations)

Painted wooden figure of Shiva, standing with painted leopard skin around loins, necklaces, third eye and crown. Right hand, crooked at the elbow, holds double drum, discus in left hand is broken, left arm moveable. Iron wire passes between top of head and right hip. On a square stand.

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