Hindu Goddess

Historical period(s)
Pala-Sena dynasty, late 11th century
Leaded bronze
H x W x D (overall): 28.1 x 10.2 x 7.6 cm (11 1/16 x 4 x 3 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. David R. Nalin
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Metalwork, Sculpture

Hindu sculpture

Bangladesh, halo, Hinduism, lotus, Pala-Sena dynasty (750 - 1100), worship
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Susan L. Huntington. The ‘Pala-Sena’ Schools of Sculpture. Studies in South Asian Culture, vol. 10 Leiden: E.J. Brill. .
  • Pratapaditya Pal. Indian Sculpture: Vol II. vol. 2, Los Angeles: University of California Press. .
  • Nihar Ranjan Ray. Eastern Indian Bronzes. Lalit Kala Series of Indian Art New Dehli: Lalit Kala Akademi. pp. 1-75.
  • , Dr. David R. Nalin, Alice Cheng. Orientations. vol. 51, no. 4. Hong Kong, China, July / August 2020. p. 20, fig. 4a, 4b, and 4c.
  • Medieval Sculpture from Eastern India: Selections from the Nalin Collection. Livingston: Nalini International Publications. 66, 38.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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