ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 1875

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Description

An eight armed image of Vishnu of Gajendra-Moksha form holding clockwise 1. Gada 2. Lotus 3. Sword 4. Chakra (partly broken) 5. Shield 6. Conch shell 7. Broken arm 8. Trunk of the elephant, seated in lalitasana on the elephant of which right front leg entangled by a snake. Brahma, Siva, Vishnu also. Faces of Siva & Vishnu chipped off.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 1875
2 Title of object Gajendra-Moksha
3 Type of object Sculpture Fragement
4 Date / Period 10th -12th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 60 cms.
Width : 50 cms.
Thickness : 27 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Vaisnava Gallery)