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Royal Riders on an Elephant

Period:
Chola period (880–1279)
Date:
ca. 11th century
Culture:
India (Tamil Nadu)
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H. 3 7/16 in. (8.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.283
Not on view
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