Pink sandstone Shiva head. India, Gupta, 5th-6th Century

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Pink sandstone sculpture depicting Shiva’s head under the Chandrashekhara murti. The god Shiva has elegant bun hairstyle of braided locks with jatāmukuta with ascetics and Rishi sages. The hairstyle is enhanced with traditional crescent moon and one jewel element visible above forehead.

Central India, Gupta Dynasty, 5th-6th Century

Height: 17,5 cm (6-3/4 in.) - Width: 15 cm (6 in.) - Depth: 15,5 cm (6 in.).

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013041044