Shiva as Mahadeva

Javanese
9th century


Object Place: Central Java, Indonesia

Dimensions

35 cm (13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.422

Medium or Technique

Stone sculpture, andesite with traces of polychromy

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Reportedly part of the inheritance of King William II (b. 1792 - d. 1849); 1854, transferred from the royal collection to the Museum voor Volkenkunde, or Ethnographic Museum in Leiden, Netherlands; 1927, received from the Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde or National Museum of Ethnology, Leiden, in exchange for 21.1835. (Accession date: July 7, 1927)

Credit Line

Received from the Rijksethnografisch Museum, Leiden, by exchange