South Indian Bronze Vishnu ca. 17th to 18th Century AD(143 views)
Description: ca. 17th to 18th Century AD. One of the principle Hindu Gods Vishnu stands on a circular lotus plinth with primary hands raised in mudra. The upper hands holding the wheel and the conch (now missing). Bejeweled and adorned the god wears his conical crown. Typical devotional wear to the forehead with the shell from his secondary arms. H. 7 1/8".