Buddha is a sacred image in Sri Lanka and can be seen all over the country, from enormous statues to tiny figurines. The elephant too is a typical symbol of Sri Lanka, and it's likeness can be seen everywhere, in paintings, on fabrics, as huge carved wooden statues and tiny little ornate figurines.

Highly decorative elephant with sequinned and beaded ceremonial dress as seen at religious festivals in Sri Lanka. Blue; 10 cms high.

available on market stall

Highly decorative elephant with sequinned and beaded ceremonial dress as seen at religious festivals in Sri Lanka. Gold; height 14 cms.

available on market stall

Carved wooden Buddha figurine, 12 cms high.

This and other similar styles available on market stall