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Ganesha

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Artist Unknown (Indonesia)

Date

10th-11th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G213
Ganesha, Artist Unknown (Indonesia)
Ganesha: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture | Volcanic stone (andesite)
Size: 34 3/4 x 20 1/2 x 15 15/16 in. (88.27 x 52.07 x 40.48 cm)
Creation Place: Indonesia, Eastern Java
Culture: Indonesia, Eastern Java
Style: 10th-11th century, Sailendra dynasty
Physical Description: potbellied, elephant headed figure with four arms; wearing traditional arm bands, bracelets, ankle ornaments and necklace; trousers of patterned material, crown with crescent moon and skull, and snake worn diagonally from L shoulder; hair piled high with
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Purchase through Art Quest 2003 and The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 2003.198
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009