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GARUDA

Garuda is a large legendary bird depicted in Hindu epics as the mount or Vahana of Lord Vishnu. The artifact is a two handed Garuda with spread- out wings and hands. The Garuda is pictured in a kneeling position. The figure also possesses a Kireeta or a headdress.
Acc No: 08
Measurement: 10 x 13 cm
16th -17th century CE