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Yakshi Standing on a Fishtailed Mythical Beast (Makara)

A work made of limestone.
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  • A work made of limestone.

Date:

2nd century B.C./2nd century A.D.

Artist:

India
Andhra Pradesh, possibly Nagarjunakonda

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Title

Yakshi Standing on a Fishtailed Mythical Beast (Makara)

Origin

Andhra Pradesh

Date

201 BCE–200 CE

Medium

Limestone

Dimensions

56.9 × 31.3 × 17 cm (22 3/8 × 12 3/8 × 6 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Fund

Reference Number

1995.262

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