ANTIQUE 19thc HAND CARVED WOOD POLCHROME PAINTED WISE MOUNTAIN MONK FIGURE
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In my opinion a highly unusual Antique 19thc, Thai/ Burmese, hand carved hardwood, hand painted polychrome figure of a wild mountain monk / local wise witch doctor. Note traditional costume and protective Tattos to the body. This was bought at source in the Far East in the mid 1990's. Similar examples can be viewed at the Ashmolian in Oxford for comparison.The item is in fine reference/display order. Some slight age associated wear to the layers of paintwork, as shown . Combined postage offered . Height at 11.5 inches, width at 4.2 inches and depth at 3.5 inches. Terms & Conditions of sale included within the "ME" section of ebay.