Head of Kubera

Head of Kubera

200s

Spotted red sandstone

Overall: 16 x 14 x 14 cm (6 5/16 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Block: 24.5 x 10.2 x 8.3 cm (9 5/8 x 4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Gift of Dr. Norman Zaworski 2012.295

Description

Kubera is the god of wealth, and he is most often depicted with a moustache during this period.

See also
Collection: 
Indian Art
Type of artwork: 
Sculpture

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