Wood Carved Lion Dog, Prow of a Cart, Burmese (Myanmar), 19th century

This polychromed wood carving of a lion-dog prow decorated a street vendor's cart. Some peeling of paint in some parts but does not affect the integrity of the piece. Beautifully executed and gives the impression of the lion dog in flight. The contemporary metal stand enhances the carving. Burmese (Myanmar), 19th century.

Measures: 16 1/2" long, 12" H w/stand, 20"Long on stand

 



Collections: Accessories, Burma, FOLK ART