Shiva Who Bears the Crescent Moon

Copper alloy | 18.2 x 11 x 4in | 11th century

Indian

This small sculpture of Shiva would have been paired with a smaller image of Parvati. Here Shiva is portrayed as the pillar, animator, and light of the universe. He is associated with a host of identifying emblems, the most important of which is the ...
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