ASI Museum Khajuraho

Main Hall

Antiquities 1263

Description

Image of two armed Surya standing in samapada, wearing armour and boots, usual accessories viz his two wives, Usha and Pratisha, the Ashwani, Pingala Prithvi, Aruna. The upper part of the frame shows Vishnu ? & Brahma?, seven horses on pedestal both hands of the god broken and some figures head are broken.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 1263
2 Title of object Two armed Surya
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 11th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 72 cms.
Width: 45 cms.
Thickness : 24 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Main Hall)