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Brass figure of god and consort riding a horse. The deity and his consort are cast in one piece separate to that of the horse, the diety with an upright weapon in his right hand, his legs astride, and holding his conosrt, who is much smaller, in his right hand. Both have tall headdresses and the deity has a high back collar.

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figure (ritual & belief: representations)
11.7.62/22a
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Additional names, titles, or classifications
common name:  brass figure of Hindu god, on horse (11.7.62/22b)
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  figure (ritual & belief: representations)

Place
India, South Asia, Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  India 

Materials & techniques
brass
Additional material & technique information
material: brass (overall)
Measurements
overall: 101.6 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 101.6 mm

Beryl de Zoete Collection
Provenance
donor:  Waley, Arthur  gift 1962-07-11
previous owner:  De Zoete, Beryl  1962-07-11


Related objects
part of figure (ritual & belief: representations) (11.7.62/22)
Related subjects
material: brass
object name (Horniman Ethno.): figures (ritual & belief: representations)

Record created 2000-01-22 by JPUNNETT
Record last updated 2013-08-29 by CPLASCOW