G615.5 Stele depicting the Navagraha (‘nine planetary deities’)


India

G615.5 Stele depicting the Navagraha (‘nine planetary deities’)

Northeast India, Bihar

Pala Period, circa 11th century

20 x 61 x 7 cm

Reference: For an example of a Navagraha relief in the San Diego Museum, please see the following link: https://tinyurl.com/yd2y9qjy

The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, also has a Navagraha relief of similar date and style- see the following link: http://tinyurl.com/nw6vuxn

Provenance: Private collection, UK.