Anglo-Indian Elephant Head Table
Dimensions:W: 63.5cm (25")H: 61cm (24")D: 63.5cm (25")
An intricately carved, Anglo-Indian table made from hardwood and ebonised. The three legs consist of magnificent elephant heads, tusks and trunks. The top of the table depicts a woman at the centre, perhaps a female Hindu diety.
The Asian elephant appears in various religious traditons and mythologies. They are treated positively and are sometimes revered as deities, often symbolising strength and wisdom.