Base appr. 5,0 x 7,5 cm; 9 cm high
Good, very dark patina (paint?), one small hole at the side
Nandi (the joyfull), the vahana (mount) and true servant of Lord Shiva, stands for the strength, which enables its believer to recognize the Truth.
Nandi is also the symbol for Shiva’s followers; it represents their faithfulness and their dedication to the god.