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Linga Cover with Head of God Shiva

A work made of brass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of brass.

Date:

8th/9th century

Artist:

India
Himachal Pradesh

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Linga Cover with Head of God Shiva

Place

Himachal Pradesh (Object made in)

Date

701 CE–900 CE

Medium

Brass

Dimensions

16.2 × 9.9 × 4.5 cm (6 3/8 × 3 7/8 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

James W. and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection. Gift of Marilynn Alsdorf

Reference Number

2021.231

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