Set of Three Shrine Ornaments with Two Crocodiles (Makara) and a Serpent King (Nagaraja)

A work made of gilt copper worked in repoussé, with traces of red pigment.
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  • A work made of gilt copper worked in repoussé, with traces of red pigment.

Date:

16th/17th century

Artist:

Nepal

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Title

Set of Three Shrine Ornaments with Two Crocodiles (Makara) and a Serpent King (Nagaraja)

Origin

Nepal

Date

1501–1700

Medium

Gilt copper worked in repoussé, with traces of red pigment

Dimensions

A: 33.4 x 41.7 x 11.9 cm (13 3/16 x 16 3/8 x 4 11/16 in.); B: 48.2 x 33.3 x 9.6 cm (18 15/16 x 13 1/8 x 3 13/16 in.); C: 33.3 x 39 x 10.4 cm (13 1/8 x 15 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Russell Tyson Fund

Reference Number

1980.273a-c

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