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Vishnu Rescuing Gajendra, the Lord of the Elephants

8th–9th century
India (Jammu and Kashmir, ancient kingdom of Kashmir)
H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); D. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anonymous Gift, 1986
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 237
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Encountering Vishnu: The Lion Avatar in Indian Temple Drama," December 19, 2015–June 5, 2016.

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