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Guardian Figure

Accession Number
2017/2.136

Title
Guardian Figure

Artist(s)
Indian

Artist Nationality
Indian (South Asian)

Object Creation Date
18th century

Medium & Support
wood with paint

Dimensions
32 in x 8 in x 8 in (81.28 cm x 20.32 cm x 20.32 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink

Physical Description
Carved wooden architectural fragment consisting of a figure standing on a pedastal with a clenched right fist. Remnants of red paint are on its clothing. 

Primary Object Classification
Decorative Arts

Primary Object Type
architectural element

Additional Object Classification(s)
Wood and Woodcarving

Collection Area
Asian

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