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Head
Gift of George P. Bickford
1990/1.171
A bearded male figure with arms raised in a "V" and feet stretched downward, overlapping. The figure wears only a loincloth, and there are etchings into the body, including a cross in his chest. Holes appear in this hands and feet, marked with red. Seams appear at his shoulders.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Christ Crucified
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2016/2.377
A black and white image of two men sitting, facing each other, in an entryway.  There are baskets around them, and two open, hinged wooden doors frame the sides of the image.
Shepherd & Robertson (Indian (South Asian))
A Banyan Shop
1862 – 1863
Gift of Catherine Benkaim and Barbara Timmer
2017/1.559.1
Carved wooden architectural fragment consisting of a standing female figure with legs crossed and holding two circular instruments. 
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Musician
18th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2017/2.135
Figure riding a bird. 
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Karttikeya
13th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2017/2.140
Seated elephant on a stool or cushion. 
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Ganesh
13th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2017/2.141
Carved wooden architectural fragment consisting of a figure wearing a large headpiece and playing an instrument. The piece also has paint fragments and metal brackets. 
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Guardian Figure
18th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2017/2.134

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Vishnu
1000 – 1199
Gift of Mark and Iuliana Phillips
2000/2.159
This intricate stele has a large Varaha in the center.  He is in the archer’s stance, with his right leg extended and his left leg bent resting on a lotus held up by a male and female snake figures. They have human bodies from the waist up and knotted snake bodies below.  Varaha has a human body with the head of a boar, his head thrown back supporting the figure of the earth goddess who holds on to his snout.  A lotus leaf acts as an umbrella over his head.  Three of his four arms are intact with his right one at his hip holding a broken lotus, only the stem survives, and the two left hands holding a conch at his chest and a discus at his knee.  The broken arm held the club and the top of it is still visible next to the pavilion on the left over his shoulder.  Besides the two snake figures, three figures stand on the base to either side, the other one female, while the others are male.  The inner two hold the conch and discus and can be considered shankhapurausha and cakrapurusha, the personifications of the
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Vishnu as Varaha, the Cosmic Boar
10th century
Museum Purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
2002/1.167

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Betel Nut Cutter with "fish roe" designs
1850 – 1950
Gift of the Estate of Samuel Eilenberg
2001/2.148

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Betel Nut Cutter
1850 – 1950
Gift of the Estate of Samuel Eilenberg
2001/2.155

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Nagaraja (Serpent king)
2nd century
Gift of Mark and Iuliana Phillips
2002/2.350
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