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Sculpture - Vishnu as Narayana

Vishnu as Narayana

  • Object:

    Sculpture

  • Museum number:

    323(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Object history note

Presented to the India Museum by Sir J. Bahadoor, according to that museum's inventory. This may refer to Sir Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy, the Parsi-Indian industrialist and philanthropist who was knighted in 1842, and later made the first Indian baronet in 1858.

Descriptive line

Vishnu as Narayana; Sculpture, soap-stone, carved, Nepal

Materials

Soap-stone

Techniques

Carving

Subjects depicted

Hinduism

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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