The statue is made of bronze with incised decoration, gilt and set with gemstones.

The god is shown with four arms, holding the wheel of life and death,etc. The bronze is heavily patinated, showing mineralisation to malachite in places.

Provenance

Given by Sibley Miller to Mrs Lindsay Renzulli (the vendor) in 1939.


Fitzwilliam Museum

Trumpington Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1RB
01223 332900
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Sun & Bank Holidays, 12noon – 5pm

Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan



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