History of India reveals that the kings and their nobles were patrons of arts and crafts and horses and elephants that took and led warriors into battles received special attention of craftsmen and were adored with jewelled saddles, intricate silver jewellery. This statue is embodiment of the era when elephants were associated with the Rajas and India was called The Land of Riches.
This black Indian elephant is dressed in its war attire and is giving salute to the master. It has engraved points and lots of detail in art work and extraordinary craftsmen has incorporate miniature paintings into this work to give unique touch to this craft. A lavish form of art has been beautifully transformed to convey the beauty of engraving and elegance of meenakari painting.