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Statuette

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Object Number:90-13-81
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Malhar
Provenience: India
Date Made: 1900-1986
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1986
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
Iconography:Deity
Elephant
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1990
Other Number:Tag #L-15 - Other Number

Description

One of set of two Lakshmi-Najaran under an arch, seated on an elephant. Highly decorated headpiece on elephant. Made by Samatan Karmakar.

Bibliography:

[Article] Horne, Lee C. 1987. "The Brasscasters of Dariapur, West Bengal: Artisans in a Changing World". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 29. no. 3. pg. 39-46 General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference

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