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Karaikkal Ammaiyar, Shaiva Saint

Period: Chola period (880–1279)
Date: ca. late 13th century
Culture: India (Tamil Nadu)
Medium: Copper alloy
Dimensions: H. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm); W. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm); D. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward J. Gallagher Jr. Bequest, in memory of his father, Edward Joseph Gallagher, his mother, Ann Hay Gallagher, and his son, Edward Joseph Gallagher III, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.220.11

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