Stamp Print

About this object

Iconographic meaning

Image of the Hindu deity Ganesh. The maker described this design as a "traditional style Ganesh".

Physical description

Stamp design, in dark blue, of Ganesh, printed on off-white paper. The elephant deity is depicted in profile, wearing a crown, holding things in three of his four hands, and sits with his feet together. He sits on a low platform with four feet. In the upper right corner is a small mouse. The paper has uneven edges.