Capital of a temple pillar
early 7th century A.D.
Object Place: Guntur district, Southern India
Column height: 213 cm (83 7/8 in.); Capital diameter: 35.7 cm (14 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
South and Southeast Asian Art Gallery (Gallery 176)
1929, sold by C. T. Loo and Co., New York, to the MFA for $15,000 [see note]. (Accession Date: May 2, 1929)
NOTE: This was the price paid for two objects, MFA accession nos. 29.953ab and 29.954ab.
Charles Amos Cummings Bequest Fund