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Linga, Shiva’s Aniconic Symbol

Date:
8th century or earlier
Culture:
India (Jammu and Kashmir, ancient kingdom of Kashmir)
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); W. (incl. base) 3 7/8 in. (9.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of John Siudmak, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.425
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 237
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