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Indra, the King of the Gods, 9th-10th century

Unknown (Indian - 9th-10th century)

red sandstone
73.7 cm high
Gift of Max Tanenbaum, Toronto, 1978
National Gallery of Canada (no. 23263)

The thunderbolt held in his right and the elephant mount to the figure's left indicate he is the god Indra.

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