Pink sandstone Jain in relief. Northwest India, 18th-19th Century


Pink sandstone relief representing a musician
A richly adorned female musician richly placed in tri-lobed niche, slightly bent right leg, playing a mridanga drum, a percussion instrument originally from ancient India, in the membranophone family and employed in Carnatic music.

Northwest India (Rajasthan / Gujarat), 18th-19th Century

Height: 43,7 cm (17-1/4 in.) - Width: 28,5 cm (11-1/4 in.) - Depth: 9 cm (3-1/2 in.).

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013041179