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Amulet

Object Number:29-221-102
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Asian
Provenience: India
Rajasthan
Jaipur
Section:Asian
Materials:Metal
Technique:Embossed
Iconography:Bhairava
Shiva
Height: 5.2 cm
Width: 7 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:102 - Sommerville Number
1453 old - Sommerville Number

Description

Pendant embossed with Shiva, as Bhairava, in the center in shape of the yoni. Amulets like these are known by many names including madaliya and patri.

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