Obverse, in Devanagari: "Hearing thereof, Sati loses her wits in a whirlwind, her heart is saturated with resentment towards Bhairava, With grief is her body bent, she wastes away in the black fire ( of jealousy). Three faced dipak raga on an elephant." Inscription in front: (now pasted on back) dipak rag. Inscription in back: chauta patara
Given to the MFA in 1917 by Denman Waldo Ross. Purchased in 1917 from Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased in India prior to 1916.