13571. Indian Granite Stone Figure of Pavarti
Late Chola to early Vijayanagar Periods, Ca 13th to 15th century AD
A well carved hard stone depiction of the Hindu goddess of fertility, love and devotion; she stands with ample bosom, her weight on right hip in a graceful curve and holding a lotus blossom. She wears a dhoti, sashes, earrings, necklace and tall elaborate headdress, fine facial features. She is also symbolic for divine strength and power. Size: 45 1/2 inches H. + custom mount.