Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plaque with a Winged Goddess and Two Attendants

Period:
Shunga period
Date:
ca. 1st century B.C.
Culture:
India (West Bengal)
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm); W. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of William and Bette-Ann Spielman, 2004
Accession Number:
2004.553.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 234
Related Objects

The Moon God Chandra(?) in His Chariot with Wife and Attendant

Date: 2nd–1st century B.C. Medium: Ivory Accession: 2004.173 On view in:Gallery 234

The Sun God Surya(?) in His Chariot with Wives and Attendants

Date: 2nd–1st century B.C. Medium: Ivory Accession: 2003.457 On view in:Gallery 234

Plaque with Standing Yakshi

Date: 1st century B.C. Medium: Wood Accession: 1999.203 On view in:Gallery 234

Plaque with the Goddess Durga Standing on a Lotus

Date: 1st century B.C. Medium: Wood Accession: 2004.553.1 On view in:Gallery 234

Goddess and Attendants

Date: 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 1990.281 On view in:Gallery 234