Indian Miniature Bronze of Rama


The deity is standing holding a bow and arrow in his hands, with a quiver of arrows slung over his right shoulder. He is wearing a tall conical crown, a striped dhoti and heavy earrings. Rama, the 7th incarnation of Vishnu is a relatively minor deity and less commonly seen in Hindu art.

3.75″ tall 2″ wide, cast bronze, India, late 19th century