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Shiva Nataraja

Type
Figure
Historical period(s)
Chola dynasty, ca. 990
Medium
Bronze
Dimension(s)
70.8 x 53.3 x 24.6 cm
Geography
India, Tamil
Credit Line
Purchase --- Charles Lang Freer Endowment and funds provided by Margaret and George Haldeman
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F2003.2
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Sculpture
Keyword(s)
casting, Chola dynasty (850 - 1278), dance, India, lotus, Shiva
Collection(s) Area
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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