Celestial Woman in a Niche

Unknown Indian, Indian, Madhya Pradesh, India

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8th century

Sandstone

Overall: 21 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (53.658 x 18.098 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe Fund

S.965.56.2

Geography/Culture

Asia, South Asia, India

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Asia

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Course History

ANTH 57, Origins of Inequality, Alan Covey, Winter 2013

Exhibition History

A Collector's Choice, William B. Jaffe Memorial Exhibition, Hopkins Center Art Galleriees, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1972-January 7, 1973.

Provenance

Acquired by Frank Caro (1904-1980) Chinese Art, New York, New York, date unknown; sold to present collection, 1965.

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