Clay figurine of a Parsi man

The proposed acquisition is a group of artefacts representative of the culture of two prominent Indian communities which settled in Singapore – the Parsis and the Tamils. The objects showcase the traditional attire and identity of these communities, particularly as documented in the 19th-20th centuries.

Date/Period
20th century
Region
Western India
Dimension
Object size: 12.0 x 4.2 x 4.2 cm
Accession No.
2015-01991
Material
clay
Collection of
Indian Heritage Centre
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs Maharukh Desai
Category
Sculpture