Wooden Figure

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Cross-legged female figure, possibly Indian or Nepali, standing on pedestal playing musical instrument. Cracked. Left foot broken off (missing). Base partially missing. NMAfA called this a "wooden temple strut"

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  • Title: Wooden Figure
  • Location: India (not certain) / Nepal (not certain), Asia
  • Physical Dimensions: L: 12cm W: 15.5cm H: 51cm
  • Type: Figure
  • Rights: This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. The image or its contents may be protected by international copyright laws. http://www.si.edu/termsofuse
  • External Link: View this object record in the Smithsonian Institution Collections Search Center
  • Medium: Wood
  • USNM Catalog Number(s): E431541
  • Photo Credit: Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History
  • Field: Ethnology
  • Accession Date: 1989-09-15