Linga with Face of Shiva (Ekamukhalinga), Sandstone, India (Madhya Pradesh)

Linga with Face of Shiva (Ekamukhalinga)

Period:
Gupta period
Date:
first half of the 5th century
Culture:
India (Madhya Pradesh)
Medium:
Sandstone
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.323
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 236
Samuel Eilenberg , New York (until 1987; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection," October 2, 1991–June 28, 1992.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art [The Met Breuer]. "Ettore Sottsass: Design Radical," July 21–October 8, 2017.