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Arch (Parikara)

12th–13th century

White marble

Post - left: 20 7/8 × 9 1/2 in. (53.023 × 24.13 cm)
Post - right: 20 7/8 × 9 3/8 in. (53 × 23.8 cm)
Lintel: 14 1/2 × 35 1/2 in. (36.83 × 90.17 cm)
Crown: 6 3/4 × 19 1/2 in. (17.145 × 49.53 cm)
44 × 36 × 6 1/4 in. (111.76 × 91.44 × 15.875 c
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2007.156.3a-e
Geography: 
Rajasthan or Gujarat, India
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Solanki dynasty (ca. 950–ca. 1250)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Art of the Past, New York; purchased by The Rubin-Ladd Foundation, New York and Georgetown, Conn. October 2002 - 2007; gift in 2007 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

Phyllis Granoff, ed., Victorious Ones: Jain Images of Perfection, exh. cat. (New York: Rubin Museum of Art, 2009), 180–81, no. S-11, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.