Title Vetal
Accession Number acc-no-0237
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, Goa
Gallery Name Gallery no-3
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Sandstone
Artist's Nationality Indian
Country India
Provenance Sarzara, Goa
Find Place Sarzara, Goa
Style Kadamba
Patron/Dynasty Kadamba
Period / Year of Work 12th/13th Century AD
Tribe Kadamba
Culture Kadamba
Dimensions 0.50 m X 0.97 m X 0.25 m
Brief Description Mutilated, ornamented Vetala image.
Detailed Description Mutilated, ornamented Vetala image. Lower portion is broken and missing Vetala wears a garland of skulls and a kirita mukutha with depiction of snake; ribs are visible on its chest; it has projecting eyes and elongated ears and wears a scorpion on its abdomen.