Standing Female Deity
Title Standing Female Deity
Accession Number acc-no-0007
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, Goa
Gallery Name Reserve collection-2
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Basalt
Artist's Nationality Indian
Country India
Provenance Goa
Find Place Goa
Style Kadamba/Yadava
Patron/Dynasty Kadamba/Yadava
Period / Year of Work 7th Century AD
Tribe Kadamba/Yadava
Culture Kadamba/Yadava
Dimensions 0.49 m X 0.36 m
Brief Description Image of a Dwarapalika (female gatekeeper) on guard.
Detailed Description Highly embellished image of a Dwarapalika (female gatekeeper) on guard.The deity is holding a sword in her right hand and bowl in left hand. She is wearing elaborate neck ornament, Jatamukuta and garland.The conical topping of the slab is broken.She wears a dress of fine drapery.