Bronze figure of a standing female figure (Mother Goddess ?), holding a child on her hips. She is naked from the waist upwards and has an elaborate coiffure, which falls to her left; she wears bracelets, armlets and necklaces. The child has its right hand to her right breast.

An00007581 001 l

Thing

Made Of
bronze
Type of Thing
figure
Subject
child, deity, jewellery

Place

Made In
Thanjavur, ?

Time

Acquired In
1998
Made
17thC
Period/Culture
Nayaka

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