Antique Bakheng Style Khmer Stone Shiva Head Statue - The Destroyer - 35cm/14"
Measures - (Height) 35cm/14"
Antique Bakheng style Cambodian Shiva head. The power emanating from this compelling Shiva image characterises Bakheng style. As is typical with this style the Shiva has a soft face and is adorned with elaborate earrings. His tiara or mukuta is also richly decorated. A tradition that continued to develop in Cambodia from the 10th century to the post-Angkor period.
As the destroyer, Shiva is regarded as limitless, transcendent and unchanging. Shiva is also regarded as the patron god of yoga, meditation and arts
The Shiva is mounted on wood (later).
This traditional in appearance piece is sure to add a unique touch to any room of your home or workplace.
One of the most recognizable of the Asian deities this representation of the consort of Vishnu is sure to enlighten your home with endlessly timeless style.
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