Shiva as Teacher

Historical period(s)
Chola dynasty, 12th century
Medium
Granite
Dimensions
H x W x D: 57.2 x 37.1 x 19 cm (22 1/2 x 14 5/8 x 7 1/2 in)
Geography
India, Tamil Nadu
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.903
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 26a: Gods, Companions, and Devotees
Classification(s)
Sculpture, Stone
Type

Architectural fragment

Keywords
Chola dynasty (850 - 1280), Hinduism, India, Shiva, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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