Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Padlock in the Shape of a Galloping Horse

Date:
18th century or later
Culture:
India
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
H. 1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm); W. 3/8 in. (1 cm); L. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Bequest of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1966
Accession Number:
67.55.114a, b
Not on view
Susan Dwight Bliss , New York (until d. 1966; bequeathed to MMA)
Related Objects

Padlock in the Shape of a Galloping Horse

Artist: Date: 18th century or later
Accession Number: 67.55.113a–c
Date: 18th century or later Medium: Brass Accession: 67.55.113a–c On view in:Not on view

Standing Parvati

Artist: Date: ca. first quarter of the 10th century
Accession Number: 57.51.3
Date: ca. first quarter of the 10th century Medium: Copper alloy Accession: 57.51.3 On view in:Gallery 240

Anthropomorph

Artist: Date: 1500–500 B.C.
Accession Number: 2000.284.37
Date: 1500–500 B.C. Medium: Copper Accession: 2000.284.37 On view in:Gallery 234

Picchwai for the Festival of Cows

Artist: Date: late 18th century
Accession Number: 2003.177
Date: late 18th century Medium: Painted and printed gold and silver leaf and opaque watercolor on indigo-dyed cotton Accession: 2003.177 On view in:Gallery 243

Foliate Pedestal for a Buddhist Image

Artist: Date: late 12th century
Accession Number: 2009.21a–c
Date: late 12th century Medium: Partially gilded brass, copper base Accession: 2009.21a–c On view in:Gallery 238