Hooded Cobra Snake Wood carving 16"
Our Cobra hand carved from Suar wood a wood known for it's beautiful two-toned inter-locking grain perfect for carving,
The cobra is depicted as a coiled ready to strike Cobra with his hood fully open. Each scale and fang is carved with amazing attention to detail. Polished to a rich brown satin finish. Gorgeous! A really beautiful example, for the lover of Asian art, or snake lover.
- 16" tall
- 10" wide
- 5" dia. base
- Solid Wood
- Hand Carved in Bali Indonesia
The cobra or Naga is an ancient symbol of fertility, power and protection from danger. In Hinduism the cobra is associated with Lord Shiva the 'Creator'.