Statue made from metal. Artisanal from Nepal.
Approx. 10 cm long, and 7 cm in high.
The elephant-headed Hindu god of beginnings, Ganesh is traditionally worshipped before any major enterprise to clear the path ahead of potential difficulties.
Also known as Ganesha, Ganapati, The Lord of Beginnings, The Remover of Obstacles, and The Deity of Good Fortune.
It is believed to be the patron of intellectuals, bankers, scribes, and authors.