Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja)
c. 1200
Asia: India, Tamil Nadu
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  • Title: Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja)
  • Date: c. 1200
  • Medium: Bronze
  • Dimensions: 29-1/4 x 23-1/2 x 9 in. (74.3 x 59.7 x 22.9 cm)
  • Credit Line: The Norton Simon Foundation
  • Accession Number: F.1975.17.52.S
  • Copyright: © The Norton Simon Foundation

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