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Shiva and Parvati

Asian Art

MEDIUM Gray schist
  • Place Made: Nepal
  • DATES 1588
    DIMENSIONS 27 x 16 1/2 x 6 in. (68.6 x 41.9 x 15.2 cm)
    INSCRIPTIONS Inscription reads: " On the fourth of the dark half of the month of Margasirsa, during the pusya naksatra and the aindra yoga, i nthe year 709 (Nov.- Dec. 1588 AD), this madapa ( likely a small resthouse) was made by Gopala Bharo of Vanbahal."
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1991.80.1
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Ben and Roslyn Shepps
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