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Dancing Apsaras

Date:
13th–14th century
Culture:
India (Rajasthan)
Medium:
Sandstone
Dimensions:
H. 28 in. (71.1 cm); W. 13 in. (33 cm); D. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, 1942
Accession Number:
42.25.18
Not on view
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller , New York (on loan to MMA from 1937 to 1942; donated to MMA)
Beijing World Art Museum. "The Great Civilizations," October 1, 2006–February 28, 2009.

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