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Vishnu on Garuda
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Vishnu on Garuda


Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The Hindu god Vishnu, who represents the forces of stability, flies through the air standing on the bird Garuda.
Exhibitions
  • Unearthly Elegance: Buddhist Art from the Griswold Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1995.
Provenance Thailand; Alexander B. Griswold, Monkton, 1948 or earlier [presented to the Breezewood Foundation, 1960, inv. no. 457]; Walters Art Museum, 1992, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Bequest of A. B. Griswold, 1992

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Period
ca. late 11th century
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2722
Measurements
6 13/16 in. (17.3 cm) with tang 7 13/16 in. (19.8 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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