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Uma-Maheshwar
Title Uma-Maheshwar
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, Goa
Gallery Name Gallery no-1
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Basalt
Component Material II Basalt
Component Material III Chlorite
Artist's Nationality Indian
Country India
Provenance Curdi / Kurdi village, Sainguem Taluka, Dist; South Goa
Find Place Curdi / Kurdi Village, Saingum Taluka, Dist. South Goa
Style Kadamba/Yadava
Patron/Dynasty Kadamba/Yadava
Period / Year of Work 10th Century A.D.
Tribe Kadamba/Yadava
Culture Kadamba/Yadava
Dimensions 0.74 m X 0.49 m X 0.13 m
Detailed Description The composite, ornamented sculpture represents four handed Uma-Maheshwar seated on a Nandi with depiction of Kartikeya riding on a peacock on the right, and Ganesh seated in Abida (folded legs)pose on the left, and a dancing figure on the center of the pedestal. Both Uma-Maheshwar are wearing Kiritha mukuta. Maheshwar holds a snake in the upper left hand.
Brief Description Sculpture represents four handed Uma-Maheshwar seated on a Nandi