Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Surya (Sun God)

ཉི་མའི་ལྷ། 蘇利耶 (太阳神)
(item no. 34519)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Hindu and Buddhist
Material Metal, Mercuric Gild
Collection The British Museum
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Related Items
Thematic Sets
Buddhist Deity: Surya, God of the Sun
Collection of The British Museum (Nepal; Sculpture)