ASI Museum Khajuraho

Jaina Gallery

Antiquities 1714 + 1724

Description

1714 + 1724
Fragmentary of a lintel showing two tirthankaras seated in two separate niches and some standing tirthankaras carved in side a chaitya arch design in the middle.
1724
Fragment of a lintel showing some of the tirthankaras in seated and standing postures. Detail :- Fragment of a lintel showing three tirthankaras seated in three separate niches. some standing tirthankaras carved in side of a chaitya arch design in the middle and some seated tirthankaras also shown along with other figure. The makarmukha, elephant and vyala are shown on both side of niches.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 1714 + 1724 (Lintel in two pieces and now mended condition).
2 Title of object Lintel
3 Type of object Lintel
4 Date / Period 10th -11th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight 1714 + 1724
Height : 45 cms.
Width : 170 cms.
Thickness : 20 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Jaina Gallery)