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Vishnu with His Mount, Garuda, His Consort, Lakshmi, and Attendants

Kakatiya period
12th–13th century
India (Andhra Pradesh, Kalyani region)
Black stone
H. (without dowel) 72 in. (182.9 cm); W. 32 1/2 in. (82.6 cm); D. 13 in. (33 cm) H. (with dowel) 78 1/2 in. (194.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of Cora Timken Burnett, 1956
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 241
[ Hagop Kevorkian , New York, by 1922, sold to Burnett] ; Cora Timken Burnett 1872–1956 , Alpine, NJ (from 1922 until d. 1956; bequeathed to MMA)
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