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Devi
Title Devi
Museum Name National Museum, New Delhi
Gallery Name Archaeology
Object Type Archaeology
Main Material Bronze
Manufacturing Technique Lost wax
Origin Place Nepal
Period / Year of Work 18th Century AD
Dimensions Ht.19.8 x Wd.15.8 cms.
Brief Description Gilt image of a four-headed and twelve -armed Devi standing in alidha pose on a lotus pedestal with a warrior seated in front of either leg and a fox in between. she holds a sword, vajra, damaru, arrow, shield, noose, bow, skull-cup etc. One of the hands holds a warrior's sikha. She wears a jewelled crown, kundalas, pearl bangles, and a lower garment secured at the waist by a girdle with an ornamented clasp.