Hindu God Ganesh Sculpture, Encased in Box, India, 19th Century

Ganesh, a Hindu God with a big belly and head of an elephant, is seen as the clearer of obstacles, also as a God of wisdom, the bringer of luck. He stands proud with his foot on a snake. Mounted on carved shallow box. Both the box and Ganesh shows its age. 

Wood, India, 19th century. 

Measures 8" W X 8 3/4" H X 2.5"