Ganesh

Description
This marble figure of Ganesh was brought to England in 1876 by Sir John Budd Phear, a high court judge who served in Bengal India in the late 19th century. Phear was noted for his refusal to trivialise cases of assault brought by Indians against Europeans.
Accession Loan No.
1099/1912
Simple Name
carving
Full Name
figure of Ganesh
Common Name
Ganesh
Production Country
India
Material
alabaster; pigment
Collection Class
Religion and magic
Collection Contintent
Asia
Collection Area Region
S
Production County
?Bengal
Production Area Region
South Asia
Production Continent
Asia
Production Year High
1876
Function Name
religion
Function Detail
Ganesh is the god of practical wisdom, the remover of obstacles. He was the son of Parvati.
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2016-10-13 15:46:18
Updated At
2019-03-28 15:16:32

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