figure (ritual & belief: representations)

Bronze figure of crowned Ganesha with engraved decoration and detailing in red, black and golden lac. Holding a goad in his left upper arm; an axe in the right upper. In lower right he holds a sweetmeat; lower left is in mudra of blessing. Seated in sukhasana position on a rectagular pedestal which is raised on a square base.

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