Image of Ramchandra
Title Image of Ramchandra
Accession Number AM-WA-736
Title2 Image of Ramchandra
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Prayagraj
Gallery Name Wooden Art Gallery
Object Type Wood Work
Main Material Wood
Component Material II Wood
Component Material III Wood
Manufacturing Technique Carving
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance NA
Origin Place Kerela
Find Place Not Known
Scribe NA
Style NA
School Not Known
Patron/Dynasty NA
Period / Year of Work C. 20th Century CE
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 123 x 35 cm
Brief Description The wooden image of God Ram has been carved in Namaskar mudra.
Detailed Description The wooden image of God Ram carved in Namaskar mudra standing on the lotus pedestal, carved on single piece of wood. Image is holding a bow, flower garland, crown and abhamandal on his head. Shri Ramchandra puts on a circular crown made in three tiers, armlets and bracelets. Up hold face bear staring eyes and long mustaches rarely found in the Northern Indian sculptural art. Typical cloth worn as lower garment (adhovastra) tied on the waist by Kamarband. The cloth of the image has been painted with different colors. On the top of the image is carved an eagle as a vehicle of lord Vishnu in flying posture.