ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquity 838

Description

Image of eight-armed Devi (Parvati) seated on lotus on lion. The surviving hands hold trident and Kapala. She is flanked on the proper right by a reelining male another holding sword and shield, a seated devotee and female attendant with skull cup and severed head. (Durga ?) Mount lion is shown on below the deity.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 838
2 Title of object Parvati
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 11th Century AD
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 97 cms.
Width : 57 cms.
Thickness : 29 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Baramda)