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Durga as Mahishasuramardini (slayer of the demon Mahisha)

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Provenance

By 1913, with Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; September 30, 1913, lent to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross; 1917, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 15, 1917)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Javanese, Central Javanese period, 9th–early 10th century A.D.

Object Place

Central Java, Indonesia

Dimensions

109 x 44.5 cm (42 15/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17.1014

Medium or Technique

Andesite

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture