ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 0248

Description

Leogriff motif showing two men fighting with a lion (Vyala) rampant upon a couchant elephant (Gaja), the human figure fighting the Vyala from beneath its paws is broken. Very finely carved piece.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 0248
2 Title of object Leogriff (Vyala)
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 : 62 cms.
Width : 23 cms.
Thickness : 14 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Miscellaneous Gallery)