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Object Number:A1151
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Nepalese
Buddhist
Provenience: Nepal
Date Made: 15th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1400
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Low relief
Relief
Iconography:Sarasvati
Deity
Credit Line:Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914

Description

Amulet. Sarasvati. Small bronze charm shaped to carry in the hand. Deity dancing in full relief on the front. "Sampson pushing the pillars apart" in low relief on the back.


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