ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 1090

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Description

Image of Bhairava seated in lalitasana on a high seat, holding a kapala and the chain of the dog in his two hands. He is flanked on either side by an attendant (gana) holding saktis (spears). The head of the dog couchant below is broken. The upper part of the stele is missing.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 1090
2 Title of object Image of Bhairava
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 : 42 cms.
Width : 30 cms.
Thickness : 18 cms.
Fixed in Showcase
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Saiva Gallery)