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Object Number:29-64-232
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian
Hindu
Provenience: India
Kashmir
Date Made: 3rd Century - 16th Century
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 1599
Section:Asian
Materials:Stone
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Lakshmi
Length: 34.3cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Architectural fragment of goddess Lakshmi from a Hindu temple, found in the Baramula excavations, Kashmir. Black stone, grey siltstone or mudstone. Triangular. The standing goddess as if from a bracket.


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