An image of “Ganesha” (Ganapati) the elephant – headed god, son of Shiva and Parvati. He is the deity involved at the beginning of important undertakings. There is probably no single god so universally worshipped in Maharashtra and South India as Ganesha.
Sir Ratan Tata Collection
Indian Decorative Art
Figurine Sculpture religious object
18th century CE
29 x 16.5 x 14.5 cm