Beautiful Old Bronze Horse Pair Temple Toys Collected in Mumbai For Sale
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Beautiful Old Bronze Horse Pair Temple Toys Collected in Mumbai


A collection of two (2) different beautiful bronze horse sculptures, Northern India, early 20th century. Provenance: Old Massachusetts Indian collection collected in Mumbai in the 1960s The horse revered in Hinduism. Some animals such as the horse, elephant, cow, bull, boar, tiger, and lion are considered sacred and spiritually evolved. They enjoy an exalted status, and share the honors during worship with major Hindu deities. In a temple context, they might serve as carriers for Hindu deities. In a more modern context they might serve as toy like sculptures. Rare survivors. Patina and remnant original paint from appropriate age. Dimensions: Largest is 5.5 inches high. Lifetime Guarantee of Authenticity, all of our Asian art is guaranteed to be authentic and as described.     


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    H 5.5 in. x W 3.5 in. x D 6 in.H 13.97 cm x W 8.89 cm x D 15.24 cm
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