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Architectural Fragment with Guardian Deities, 10th century

Unknown (Indian - 10th century)

buff sandstone
61 cm high
Gift of Max Tanenbaum, Toronto, 1978
National Gallery of Canada (no. 23257)

The snake and the axe held by the figures suggest that they were connected to a statue of Shiva.

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