Hooded Cobra Striking Snake Statue hand carved wood sculpture
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'.
Hand carved from Suar wood a wood known for it's beautiful two-toned inter-locking grain perfect for carving,
Depicted as Cobra ready to strike 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.
- 12.5" tall
- 10" wide
- Solid Wood
- Hand Carved in Bali Indonesia