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1. Copper Vessel with Nandi Head from Nepal
Nepal
18th-19th c.
Copper, Brass
9cm high, 14cm long
Copper Vessel with Nandi Head from Nepal
Detail: alternate view

Vessel, probably for holy water from Lake Manasarowar
A vessel in the form of Nandi, the vehicle of Shiva.

The body is made from copper, the head and the tail from brass.
A little piece is broken on the eye for the handle.

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Detail: close-up view
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