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Shiva as Lord of Dance (Shiva Nataraja)

Period:
Chola period (880–1279)
Date:
late 12th–early 13th century
Culture:
India (Tamil Nadu)
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H. 25 3/4 in. (65.4); W. 22 in. (55.9 cm); D. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.251
Not on view
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