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Updated: 27 April 2015
Sandstone slab carved with two entwined serpents or nāga-s.
- Found/Acquired: Orissa
- (Asia,South Asia,India,Orissa)
- Weight: 125 kilograms (approximate weight)
- Height: 89 centimetres
- Width: 60 centimetres
- Depth: 17.3 centimetres
26 Jul-18 Nov, 2007: Barcelona, CaixaForum, L'Escultura en els Temples Indis. L'Art de Devocio.
2011 Jun – Oct, Ulsan, South Korea, Ulsan Museum, ‘Fantastic Creatures’
2012 Jan – Apr, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Museum of Art, ‘Fantastic Creatures’
Further venues for the ‘Fantastic Creatures’ loan, PROMISED
Purchased by John Bridge at the Stuart sale at Christie's in June, 1830. The collection was given to the British Museum in 1872 by Mrs John Bridge and his nieces, Miss Fanny Bridge and Mrs Edgar Baker, on the death that year of George Bridge, brother of John Bridge.
- Bridge 25
- Stuart 145
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Object reference number: RRI891
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