ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 1283



Fragmentary image of Chamunda, flanked on either side by dancing pretas (goblins). She is holding an elephant skin over her head by the surviving upper arms, and shown trampling a prostrate human figure under her feet. Legs are broken. Animal are shown on either side of the parikar.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 1283
2 Title of object Chamunda
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 : 118 cms.
Width : 79 cms.
Thickness : 36 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Saiva Gallery)