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SURYA

Surya has been worshipped by the people of the east since very ancient times and there are many temples dedicated to the Sun God. This is a figure of Lord Surya. The exhibit has two hands both of which are holding flowers.
Acc No: 510
Measurement: 11.5 x 4 cm
13th- 14th Century CE
Chola, Vijayanagara transition, South India