ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 2669

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Description

An Apsara figure is standing posture facing left and highly ornamented. Her right hand is resting over her head which is broken at the end i.e. palm and left hand is shown holding the end of an ornament under the breast. The left foot is resting over the lotus flower. A standing male attendant with ball looking upwards is carved near the feet of Apsara.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 2669
2 Title of object Apsara
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 10th -11th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Parsvanath Temple, Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 92 cms.
Width : 31 cms.
Thickness : 23 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Vaisnava Gallery)