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Goddess Durga Slaying the Buffalo Demon (Mahishasuramardini)

A work made of sandstone.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of sandstone.

Date:

Angkor period, 10th century

Artist:

Cambodia

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 142

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Goddess Durga Slaying the Buffalo Demon (Mahishasuramardini)

Place

Cambodia (Object made in)

Date

901 CE–1000

Medium

Sandstone

Dimensions

67.1 × 38.5 × 21 cm (26 7/16 × 15 3/16 × 8 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by an anonymous donor; Cheney Foundation, Mrs. Daniel Green, Lawrence R. Phillips, and Oriental Travel Purchase funds; Avery Brundage, Frederick and Nathalie Gookin, and Louise Lutz endowments

Reference Number

1996.32

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