Plaque with the Goddess Durga Standing on a Lotus

Period:
Shunga period
Date:
1st century B.C.
Culture:
India (West Bengal)
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm); D. 1/2 in. (1.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of William and Bette-Ann Spielman, 2004
Accession Number:
2004.553.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 234
William and Bette-Ann Spielman , Roslyn, NY (until 2004; donated to MMA)