Vintage Brass Sculpture of Lord Krishna With The Sacred Cow In Green Patina - Ht 29 cm With Base
Magnificent 24 cm tall brass sculpture of Hindu God Krishna playing the flute sitting on back of the sacred cow mounted on a wooden base.
With fine and delicate engraving on the robes, the crown and the flute, the sculpture is finished in an exquisite antique green patina hand crafted by artisans from India using century old traditional method of metal casting and engraving.
The great exponent of the Bhagavad Gita, Krishna is the god of compassion, tenderness, and love in Hinduism and is one of the most popular and widely revered among Indian divinities.
The sacred cow depicts his love of the cows when he was a cowherd and is synonymous with krishna also known as Gopala.
The anecdotes and narratives of Krishna's life are generally titled as Krishna Leela. He is a central character in the Indian Epics Mahabharata, Bhagvata Purana and the Bhagavad Gita and is also potrayed in various perspectives: A god-child, a prankster, a model lover, a divine hero, and as the supreme power.
The krishna idol measures: Height 24 cm x Width 25 cm x Depth 8 cm
The base measures: height 5 cm x Width 22 cm x Depth 12 cm.
Weight: 3.0 kilograms