ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 814

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Description

Ashtabhuja Devi (Gauri or Parvati) seated on lotus, wearing jatamukuta. Attributes in the surviving hands are Rosary, Vajra, Trisula, (Both broken), Pasa and Kapala (Damaged). She is flanked on either side by a female attendant holding lotus, a female devotee in anjali and her mount the lion. On either corner of the prabhavali shown a female deity seated. (One chipped) Vyala are shown on both side of parikar.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 814
2 Title of object Ashtabhuja Devi
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 11th Century
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 65 cms.
Width : 36 cms.
Thickness : 15 cms.
Fixed in Showcase
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Saiva Gallery)