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Asian Art

Parvati, Consort of Shiva, as Devi

17th century

Bronze

5 × 1 5/8 × 1 1/4 in. (12.7 × 4.1 × 3.2 cm)
base: 1 3/4 × 1/8 × 1/8 in. (4.4 × 0.3 × 0.3 cm)
Collection of Mary C. and James W. Fosburgh, B.A. 1933, M.A. 1935
1979.14.105
Geography: 
Nepal
Culture: 
Nepalese
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Denise Patry Leidy, The Cosmic Dancer: Shiva Nataraja, exh. cat. (New York: Asia Society Museum, 1992), 1–16.

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