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A stone figure of an eight-armed Durgā killing the Buffalo Demon (Mahisamardini).
- Made in: Konarak
- (Asia,South Asia,India,Orissa (India),Konark)
- Found/Acquired: Orissa
- (Asia,South Asia,India,Orissa)
- Height: 106.8 centimetres
- Width: 48.3 centimetres
- Thickness: 29.2 centimetres
On display: G33/Ind/od
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.
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Object reference number: RRI861
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