Shiva Seated with Uma (Umamaheshvara), Bronze, India (Bihar)

Shiva Seated with Uma (Umamaheshvara)

Period:
Pala period
Date:
10th century
Culture:
India (Bihar)
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm); W. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm); D. 3 5/16 in. (8.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.253
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 238
[ Christie's, Manson & Woods Ltd. London, June 1, 1978, Fine Indian, Tibetan, Nepalese and South-East Asian Works of Art, lot 108 to MMA]
Dayton Art Institute. "Leaves from the Bodhi Tree: The Art of Pala India (8th–12th c.) and its International Policy," November 11, 1989–January 14, 1990.

Baltimore. Walters Art Museum. "Leaves from the Bodhi Tree: The Art of Pala India (8th–12th c.) and its International Policy," February 17, 1990–April 15, 1990.

Newark Museum. "Leaves from the Bodhi Tree: The Art of Pala India (8th–12th c.) and its International Policy," May 19, 1990–August 26, 1990.

Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago. "Leaves from the Bodhi Tree: The Art of Pala India (8th–12th c.) and its International Policy," October 9, 1990–December 2, 1990.