Seated Vishnu, Copper alloy, India (Tamil Nadu)

Seated Vishnu

Period:
Pallava or early Chola period (880–1279)
Date:
9th century
Culture:
India (Tamil Nadu)
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/5 in. (11.7 cm); W. 2 15/16 (7.5 cm); D. 1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.69
Not on view
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.