Keywords: Sarasvati

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Plaque of Sarasvati (goddess of learning and culture)

Seated female figure, posed frontally. She has four arms, two hold attributes (a manuscript and a rosary), one in the boon-giving gesture, the forth broken. Crowned and bejewelled, the image wears a long garland and is accompanied by a goose. There is a large perforation at either side of the figure and several small drill …