Gr. H. 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm); Gr. W. 10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm); Gr. D. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Jacob K. Kaplan, 1968
Not on view
The child-saint Sambandar was one of the nayanmars, a group of sixty-three saints active in South India from the sixth to the ninth century who were instrumental in popularizing the worship of Shiva through devotional poetry and song.
Huntington Museum of Art. "Indian Temple Hangings," March 4, 1973–April 15, 1973.