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Sun God Surya

10th century CE

Bronze

h. includes base: 19 1/2 in. (49.53 cm)
base: 7 3/16 × 7 3/16 in. (18.26 × 18.26 cm)
Gift of the Associates in Fine Arts (Disposal Fund)
1946.293
Geography: 
India
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
South Indian
Period: 
Chola period (ca. 850–1275)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Hagop Kevorkian (1872–1962), New York, loaned to the Associates in Fine Arts, Yale University, New Haven, Conn., January, 1932; sold to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1946

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.