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  - Phurbu
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  - Vishnu Vasudeva
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Vishnu Vasudeva

India, Bengal, Pala dynasty, XI century.

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Reference : 9417
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Stele openwork decorated with plants, representing the Hindu god Vishnu, standing on a stylized lotus flower; he holds in his right hand the solar disc, symbolizing the power of the mind, and the club in his left hand, a symbol of power and knowledge; He is crowned and richly bejeweled. Two Apsara, celestial dancers and musicians around him, as well as its avatars and his mount, Garuda bird.

Grey schist.
Dimensions: 74 cm / 39cm.
State of conservation : eroded, two arms broken.
Literature: Calambur Sivaramamurti, Thierry Zéphir, Amina Okada, L'Art de l'Inde, Citadelles et Mazenod, 1999. Exhibitions: Brooklyn Museum, n° inv. 244. Price : 30000 EUR

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