Celestial Woman with a Bell

Unidentified maker, Madhya Pradesh or Rajasthan, India

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11th-12th century

Pink sandstone

Overall: 20 in. (50.8 cm)

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

S.967.109

Geography

Place Made: India, South Asia, Asia

Period

1000-1400

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Research Area

Asia

On view

Exhibition History

Ancient and Premodern Global Cultures, Gene Y. Kim Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019.

Critical Faculties: Teaching with the Hood's Collections, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 15-March 13, 2005.

Global Cultures at the Hood: Ancient to Premodern, Gene Y. Kim Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26. 2019.

Provenance

Collected by David Herbert Beskind (1915-2015), New York, New York, date unknown; given to present collection, 1967.

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