This small antique devotional baby Krishna statue is cast from heavy bronze, and has Krishna in tribal costume, wearing fine jewellery and displaying an ornate hairstyle. Baby Krishnas are highly collectable and sought after, particularly ones that have points of difference to typical city styles.
This statue is finely cast and beutifully detailed. It has a darkened patina commensurate with its age. Late 18th century, Orissa Provence, far eastern India.
Measurements: height 6 cm (2.5"), length 5 cm (2")