ASI Museum Khajuraho

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Antiquities 1667

Description

Adinath seated on a decorated simhasana, wearing jata juta, flanked by chowrie bearers, other tirthankaras, Vidyadharas and animal motifs. Pedestal showing the lanchana, Navagrahas and sasanadevtas Gomukha and chakreswari .
Adinath both hand & legs are broken, Eye, Nose, Chin are chipped off and mostly figures are damaged.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 1667
2 Title of object Jain Tirthankar Adinath
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 10th -11th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 185 cms.
Width : 98 cms.
Thickness : 38 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Identification marks 1- Tirthankara both hand & legs are broken.
2- Eye, Nose, Chin are chipped off.