Thai Gilt Metal Image of Shiva on Nandi
Description: Gilt-gold metal statue of Shiva, in
Ayutthaya Bangkok style, kneeling on the back
of a bull, Nandi. Shiva holds out his ten arms
with the classic symbols of the trident, hammer,
sword, knife, rope, arrow, and the snake Naga
in his hands.
Date: Circa early 1900’s
Size: 5″ H
Condition: Good condition, with some loss
to gilt plating and a slightly bent horn and
topknot on head.