Tribal Art from Himalaya
Wrought iron votive figure, made out of one piece.(except the hat) Jajarkot, West Nepal. They were forged and offered by members of the Kami caste (blacksmiths and other metal workers). The Kami have a very low status in the caste system and therefor
8 in (W) x 12 in (L) x 4 in (H)
This site is dedicated to the ‘primal art’ of the Himalaya, particular Nepal.