This four-armed and three-eyed figure of Nandikesvara (a Saiva image) stands on a circular pedestal. The front right and left hands are joined in anjali-mudra; the rear right hands hold the parasu (axe) between the first and second fingers; the rear left hand supports the mriga (antelope) on the tip of the first and second fingers.


  • Title: Nandikesvara
  • Date Created: 15th Century CE
  • Location: South India
  • Physical Dimensions: Ht. 66.0 cm., Wd. 33.0 cm., Dep. 21.5 cm
  • Medium: Bronze
  • Dynasty: Vijaynagar (?)

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