Historical period(s)
Pala-Sena dynasty, 11th-12th century
Medium
Brass
Dimensions
H x W x D: 27.8 x 12.7 x 7.8 cm (10 15/16 x 5 x 3 1/16 in)
Geography
Bangladesh
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. David R. Nalin
Accession Number
S1992.51
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Hindu sculpture

Keywords
Bangladesh, Bhudevi, casting, chakra, Hinduism, Lakshmi, Pala-Sena dynasty (750 - 1100), Vishnu, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. David R. Nalin

Published References
  • Medieval Sculpture from Eastern India: Selections from the Nalin Collection. Livingston: Nalini International Publications. 73, 45.
  • Pratapaditya Pal. Indian Sculpture: Vol II. 2, Los Angeles: University of California Press. .
  • Susan L. Huntington John C. Huntington. Leaves from the Bodhi Tree: The Art of Pala India (8th-12th centuries) and Its International Legacy. Exh. cat. Seattle, London, and Dayton, OH. .
  • Nihar Ranjan Ray. Eastern Indian Bronzes. Lalit Kala Series of Indian Art New Dehli: Lalit Kala Akademi. pp. 1-75.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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