This is a magnificent vintage brass door handle of Manasa - Queen of the Snakes.
Hand crafted in solid brass with exquisite workmanship, this Indian mythological goddess figure door handle is a collectors item.
Nagas, or snake deities in Hindu mythology— represent rebirth, fertility, wisdom, and knowledge. Shesha, king of the Nagas, is said to hold all the planets on his hoods. He floats in the cosmic ocean, his massive, many headed body forming the bed where Vishnu rests. Manasa is the queen of the snakes. Nāg Panchamī is a snake-worshiping festival still celebrated in parts of India.
Weight : The door handle weighs 1.4 Kilograms .
Measures : Length 35 cm x Width 17 cm
Installation : Use 4 screws in the 4 holes provided on the handle to install the door handle on any surface - Wood / stone / metal .