Seated Ganesha

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Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
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Sackler Gallery 26a: Gods, Companions, and Devotees
12th-13th century
Period
Hoysala dynasty
Accession Number
S1987.960
Topic
Ganesha
Hoysala dynasty (1110 - 1327)
India
conch shell
axe
South Asian and Himalayan Art
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Halebid, Karnataka, India
Medium
Chloritic schist
Dimensions
H x W x D: 88.6 x 53.7 x 33.7 cm (34 7/8 x 21 1/8 x 13 1/4 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Sculpture