Hero Stone
Title Hero Stone
Accession Number acc-no-0034
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 Cundaim
Find Place Cundaim
Style Kadamba/Yadava
Patron/Dynasty Kadamba/Yadava
Period / Year of Work 12th Century AD
Tribe Kadamba/Yadava
Culture Kadamba/Yadava
Dimensions 0.72 m X 0.39 m X 0.70 m
Brief Description Hero stone ( broken and mutilated )
Detailed Description Mutilated viragal or hero stone sculpted from crude basalt. Portions of two panels are visible. In the lower panel a female dancer is dancing on a raised platform; other figures are broken. In the upper panel a vidhyadhara figure is holding a garland of flowers; the figure adjacent to it are broken.