Accession No

1927.1853


Description

Figure of a ?brass representation of group Ganesh between his two female consorts Buddhi, and Siddhi/Riddhi.


Place

Asia; South Asia; India


Period


Source

Sanders, C. G. [donor]


Department

Anth


Reference Numbers

1927.1853


Cultural Affliation


Material

Metal; Copper Alloy; ?Brass


Local Term


Measurements

122mm x 90mm x 48mm


Events

Description (Physical description)
Lacquered brass representation of group of Ganesha between two female figures
Event Date 1927
Author: maa


Description (Physical description)
Copper alloy, ?brass, representation of the Hindu deity Ganesh with his two consorts Buddhi and Siddhi/Riddhi. Ganesh is depicted seated in the centre of the pedestal with an elephant head and four arms holding sacred objects. The two females are depicted either side of him, both in mirror poses, with one hand raised above the head and the other depicted down by the knee. They are all nailed into a rectangular pedestal.
Event Date 25/9/2018
Author: ashleigh griffin


FM:94511

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