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Queen Sembiyan Mahadevi as the Goddess Parvati

Queen Sembiyan Mahadevi as the Goddess Parvati
Date
10th century
Period
Chola dynasty
Type
Sculpture
Metalwork
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 107.3 x 33.4 x 25.7 cm (42 1/4 x 13 1/8 x 10 1/8 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Accession Number
F1929.84
Previous custodian or owner
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962)
Provenance
To 1929
Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York to 1929 [1]
From 1929
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Hagop Kevorkian, New York in 1929 [2]
Notes:
[1] Object file, undated folder sheet note. See also Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Related Online Resources
Google Cultural Institute
On View
Freer Gallery 01: Body Image: Arts of the Indian Subcontinent
Origin
Tamil Nadu state, India