ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 514

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Description

Umalingana murti of siva seated in lalitasana. Ganesa and Kartikeya are absent, the top of the prabhavali is surmounted by a set of lingas. The surviving hands of siva hold trident, snake and embrace. Left hand & leg of Uma broken. The deities mount Nandi & lion are shown on pedestal along with a human figure.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 514
2 Title of object Umalingana murti
3 Type of object Sapta-matrikas Panel
4 Date / Period 10th-11th Century
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 75 cms.
Width : 42 cms.
Thickness : 20 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Saiva Gallery)