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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."
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    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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