NANDI PAINTED IN VEGETABLE DYE
This vintage, colourful wooden bull is a striking artefact that catches instant attention. This coloured bull painted with vegetable oil paint is believed to be from Tamil Nadu. The bull also represents Nandi, the divine mount of Lord Shiva.
The bull is beautifully decorated with intricate coloured work all over. Its horns are also very well adorned with vivid red colour and painted decorations. The tail interestingly can be rotated in all the directions. The decorations are very reminiscent of the way bulls are adorned during festivals like Pongal.
This unique idol will enhance the ethnic quotient of your living room décor.
This piece is photographed without touching its original condition, it can be cleaned and polished to suit your taste.
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