Hindu Goddess

Historical period(s)
Pala-Sena dynasty, late 11th century
Medium
Leaded bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 28.1 x 10.2 x 7.6 cm (11 1/16 x 4 x 3 in)
Geography
Bangladesh
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. David R. Nalin
Accession Number
S1992.52a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Type

Hindu sculpture

Keywords
Bangladesh, casting, halo, Hinduism, lotus, Pala-Sena dynasty (750 - 1100), worship, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. David R. Nalin

Published References
  • Susan L. Huntington. The ‘Pala-Sena’ Schools of Sculpture. Studies in South Asian Culture 10, Leiden: E.J. Brill. .
  • Pratapaditya Pal. Indian Sculpture: Vol II. 2, Los Angeles: University of California Press. .
  • Nihar Ranjan Ray. Eastern Indian Bronzes. Lalit Kala Series of Indian Art New Dehli: Lalit Kala Akademi. pp. 1-75.
  • Medieval Sculpture from Eastern India: Selections from the Nalin Collection. Livingston: Nalini International Publications. 66, 38.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum