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Karttikeya
Title Karttikeya
Title2 Karttikeya
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Terracotta Gallery
Object Type Terracotta
Main Material Terracotta
Component Material II Terracotta
Component Material III Terracotta
Manufacturing Technique Moulded
Main Artist Not known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Ahichchhatra, Bareilly District
Origin Place Ahichchhatra, Bareilly District,
Find Place Ahichchhatra, Bareilly District,
Scribe NA
Style Gupta
School Gupta
Patron/Dynasty Gupta
Period / Year of Work C.4th-6th Century AD
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 15.5 x 10 cm
Detailed Description Standing image of Kartikeya(?) wearing a crown on the head. The head of the peacock is seen near his right leg. He holds some circular object in his right hand. There is seen a plain halo behind the head of deity. Left hand is partly broken. Below part of the figurine has been lost. Face is partly damaged.
Brief Description Standing image of Kartikeya(?) wearing a crown on the head is carved in terracotta.