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Shiva
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Shiva


Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This is an inviting- if not especially refined- image. The left arm is a replacement; judging by other comparable figures, it was originally lowered and held a trident at waist level.
Exhibitions
  • Unearthly Elegance: Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
Provenance Alexander B. Griswold, Monkton, [presented to the Breezewood Foundation, December 1960, inv. no. 491]; Walters Art Museum, 1992, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Bequest of A. B. Griswold, 1992

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Creators
Period
1st half 13th century (BĂ yon)
Medium
cast bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2735
Measurements
7 5/16 in. (18.5 cm); with tang: 7 15/16 in. (20.2 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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