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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:

6th century

Artist:

India
Madhya Pradesh

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 141

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Goddess Durga Slaying the Buffalo Demon (Mahishasuramardini)

Origin

Madhya Pradesh

Date

501 CE–600 CE

Medium

Sandstone

Dimensions

76.5 × 44.5 × 15 cm (30 1/8 × 17 1/2 × 5 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2006.187

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