Yalli carvings temple guardian S-India

Item No. A0868
This item is a Yali. Yali is a motif in Indian art and it has been widely used in the South of India. The descriptions of and references to yalis are very old, but they became prominent in the sculpture in the 16th century. The Yalis are believed to be more powerful than the lion of elephant.
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Description
This item is a Yali. Yali is a motif in Indian art and it has been widely used in the South of India. The descriptions of and references to yalis are very old, but they became prominent in the sculpture in the 16th century. The Yalis are believed to be more powerful than the lion of elephant. The yali is seen as a temple guardian.
Specifications
Type Collectable
Specification One of a kind, only 1 piece available
Material Wood
Width 16 cm
Depth 10 cm
Height 28 cm
Assembly required No
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