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Flying Apsaras
Title Flying Apsaras
Accession Number AM-SCL-1005
Title2 Flying Apsaras
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Medieval Sculpture
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Stone
Component Material II Stone
Component Material III Stone
Manufacturing Technique Chisiling and Carving
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Jamsot, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
Origin Place Jamsot, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
Find Place Jamsot, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
Scribe NA
Style Late Medieval
School NA
Patron/Dynasty Late Medieval
Period / Year of Work C.12th Century CE
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 40 x 38 cm
Detailed Description Flying Apsaras are carved on a fragment from the Urdhvajangha of a Temple. Both the legs of the flying goddesses are broken. The face is carved expressively; the gentle, smiling features are unusual at this date. The flying Apsaras on the side face are greatly waterworn.
Brief Description Flying Apsaras are carved on a fragment from the Urdhvajangha of a Temple.