Antique three wise monkeys, original terracotta golu dolls from an Orthodox Iyengar family heirloom 60+ years old collectible in mint condition restored recently by retouching and clear coating- features the most loved icon – The three wise monkeys are a Japanese pictorial maxim, embodying the proverbial principle “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil”. The three monkeys are Mizaru, who sees no evil, covering his eyes; Kikazaru, who hears no evil, covering his ears; and Iwazaru, who speaks no evil, covering his mouth..
Provenance- Lakshmi and Narayanan Iyengar’s family heirloom from Srirangam, Trichy
4.25 inches wide
3.25 inches tall