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I have two carved figurines of Ram and Sita. The are about.

I have two carved...

I have two carved wood figurines of Ram and Sita. The are about

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I have two wooden dark brown figurines of Ram and Sita, one of Ram and one of Sita. They are each about fifteen inches tall from the chest to the top of their crowns. They each have "A'FATIMA BALI" inscribed on the bottom and were purchased in India about 1952. Can you appraise?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Attached is a picture of 2 wooden figurines of Ram and Sita, they are approximately fifteen inches tall and were purchased in India about 1952. There is an inscription on the bottom of each of them which reads "A'FATIMAH BALI". What is their value and where would be a good place to sell them?

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This is a 1950's pair of hardwood carved busts of Ram and Sita carved by A. Fatimah

of Bali, Indonesia. These have a value of $100 to $140 as a pair.

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