Vintage wood sculpture of Saraswati - Indian Goddess of knowledge, music, art, wisdom and learning worshipped throughout India and also Nepal.
Hand carved from a single block of dark wood, the goddess is a part of the trinity (Tridevi) of Saraswati, Lakshmi and Parvati and as per hindu mythology, all the three forms help the trinity of Gods Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva to create, maintain and regenerate-recycle the Universe respectively.
Goddess Saraswati remained significant as a goddess from the Vedic period through modern times of Hindu traditions and is celebrated in the form of the Indian festival of Vasant Panchami - The 5th day of spring, also known as Saraswati Puja and Saraswati Jayanti in so many parts of India.
Use as a table top art deco or as a wall hanging.
Height: 30 cm x Width 17 cm x Depth 5 cm
Weight: 1.05 Kilograms
Note: The wood is missing around the bottom right corner due to the vintage nature of the carving and only adds to its charm.