Ox cart ornament

Ox cart ornament

A teak monastery carriage or cart finial from Central Burma, featuring a graceful swan-like Hintha figure on one end, and a Makara-like water creature on the other. Probably Meiktila region. The Burmese oil outdoor teak carvings to prevent weathering. 32.75” (81cm) long, and 19.75 (50cm) max height.

Ox cart detail

Ox cart detail

A teak monastery carriage or cart finial from Central Burma, featuring a graceful swan-like Hintha figure on one end, and a Makara-like water creature on the other. Probably Meiktila region. The Burmese oil outdoor teak carvings to prevent weathering. 32.75” (81cm) long, and 19.75 (50cm) max height.