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Figure - Garuda

Garuda

  • Object:

    Figure

  • Place of origin:

    South India

  • Date:

    1800-1850

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze cast, dark brass colour

  • Museum number:

    IM.46-1914

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A routine Southern standing Garuda in the usual pose. The wings have flat bottoms. He stands on a simple lotus above a flat square that have slotted into a larger shrine.

Place of Origin

South India

Date

1800-1850

Materials and Techniques

Bronze cast, dark brass colour

Dimensions

Height: 9 cm, Weight: 156 oz

Object history note

Given by Mrs. A.M.Crawley-Boevey.

Descriptive line

Garuda; Sculpture, bronze, India

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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