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Bhairava or Mahakala

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Provenance

About 1972, private collection, Netherlands [see note]. 1972, sold by Gebr. Refuge, C.V. (dealer), Diepenveen, Netherlands, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 8, 1972) NOTE: Said to have been kept in the backyard of a private home in the Netherlands.

Credit Line

Frederick L. Jack Fund

Javanese, about 14th century

Object Place

Eastern Java, Indonesia

Dimensions

198.12 cm (78 in.)

Accession Number

1972.951

Medium or Technique

Andesite (volcanic stone)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture