Demonic figure, Anonymous, 800 - 900

Demonic figure, Anonymous, 800 - 900

andesite, h 39.0cm × w 20.0cm × d 18.5cm. More details

This small figure is represented in an active pose, with his right knee drawn up and right arm flung across his body. The moustache and broad dagger on his back are features of Mahakala, Shiva’s doorkeeper, but he could also be the spirit of the buffalo demon in human form. (Both figures are represented elsewhere in this gallery.)

Collections with this work

Hindu India

Arun

May 13 2015 - 83 works 293 0

Hindu Art

Ira Demedova

May 13 2015 - 10 works 22 0

oosterse kunst

irene van der laag

May 13 2015 - 15 works 27 0

Make your own creations with this work