A classically beautiful and well proportioned statue of the Hindi goddess Lakshmi (also known as Laxmi) in white marble with traces of pigment. Mid to late 1800's. Orissa Province, probably originally from Maharashtra Province, India.
Lakshmi is the Hindu goddess of wealth, health, fortune and prosperity.
Measurements: height without stand 27 cm, with stand 34.5; width 9.5 cm.