Lot Number
: B000001
Lot Title : Marble Stele of Durga Mahishasuramardini
Date of Origin : 12th Century
Country of Origin : India
Material : Marble
Measurements : Height 6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm.)
Lot Quantity : 1
Estimate :

Durga standing with her right foot resting on the back of the slain buffalo (Mashisha), holding the hair of the demon with her left hand, her lion biting the haunches of the buffalo.

Condition and Additional Specification:
Durga's lower right hand and top of spear fragmentary as evident in photo. Otherwise very good condition. Minor abrasions to surface. Staining and discoloration to marble overall.

Notes: mounted on base

Property from a Midwest Private Collection (Sotheby's New York)
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