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Shiva Natarāja, Lord of the Dance

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India, Tamil Nadu, Shiva Natarāja, Lord of the Dance, 12th century or later, copper alloy, Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund, public domain, 56.12

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Title

Shiva Natarāja, Lord of the Dance

Artist

India, Tamil Nadu (Indian)

Date

12th century or later

Medium

copper alloy

Dimensions (H x W x D)

36 1/2 in x 29 1/4 in x 15 1/2 in

Collection Area

Asian Art

Category

Sculpture

Object Type

sculpture

Culture

Indian

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Helen Thurston Ayer Fund

Accession Number

56.12

Copyright

public domain

Terms

copper alloy

Hinduism

sculpture

Shiva

Place Made

Created in: Tamil Nadu

Location

Belluschi Building

Hirsch Wing

1st Floor

Margaret Thiele Petti Gallery

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