Asian Art

Head of a Deity

ca. 1100–1175

Grey sandstone

11 7/16 × 8 1/4 × 7 1/16 in. (29 × 21 × 18 cm)
Estate of Jan and Saul Poliak
1998.82.1
Geography: 
Cambodia
Culture: 
Cambodian, Khmer
Period: 
Angkor period (802–1431), Suryavarman II (r. 1113–ca.1150)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

With Siam Galerie, Amsterdam, by 1969; sold to Saul Poliak (1904–1997), West Redding, Conn., June 1969; bequeathed to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1998

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