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Shiva Ardhanarishvara (Shiva As the Lord Who Is Half Woman)

Artist/maker unknown, Indian

Geography:
Made in Madhya Pradesh, India, Asia

Period:
Chandella or Haihaya Dynasty

Date:
Early 11th century

Medium:
Sandstone

Dimensions:
19 5/8 × 16 1/2 × 8 3/4 inches (49.8 × 41.9 × 22.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
South Asian Art

* Gallery 48, Modern and Contemporary Art, ground floor

Accession Number:
1994-148-5

Credit Line:
Stella Kramrisch Collection, 1994

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