ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 1877

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Description

An image of Brahma seated in yogasana. Three headed Brahma image with jatamukuta he holds shruk in upper right hand, lower left & right hand in dhyan mudra & legs are folded. Two garlenders are shown on both side of upper corner.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Name of the Museum / Institution 1877
2 Title of object Image of Brahma
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 10th - 12th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 47 cms.
Width : 42 cms.
Thickness : 14 cms.
Fixed in showcase
9 Identification marks 1- Left upper hand broken. 2- Right upper hand fingers & lower hand chipped off .
11 State / UT Madhya Pradesh
12 Accession / Registration No. 1877
13 Source of acquisition Transferred from Jardine Museum Khajuraho, District Chhatarpur (M.P.)
14 National Documentation No.
15 Published References
16 Remarks 1- Left upper hand restored 2- Right upper hand fingers & lower hand restored .
17 Date of recording 20 / 12 / 2009
18 Recorded by K. K. Verma, Assistant Archaeologist, ASI, Bhopal Circle