Shiva as Bhairava

Unidentified maker, Rajasthan, India


12th century

Sikri sandstone

Overall: 24 in. (61 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of D. Herbert Beskind, Class of 1936



Place Made: India, South Asia, Asia



Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Research Area


Not on view


Not signed.


Collection of Nasli Heeramaneck Galleries, New York; Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, October 14, 1964 Sale, lot no. 126; sold to D. Herbert Beskind (1915-2015), New York, New York, October 14, 1964; given to present collection, 1967.

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