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The God Shiva with his Wife Parvati (Uma-Maheshvara)

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in India in 1921.

Credit Line

Marianne Brimmer Fund

Indian, about late 8th–late 9th century A.D.

Object Place

northwestern Madhya Pradesh, Central India

Dimensions

Overall: 71.7 x 50.5 x 22.9 cm (28 1/4 x 19 7/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

21.1720

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture