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Goddess, 1100-1150

Cambodia: Angkor period, 1100-1150
Sandstone
51 in. (129.5 cm)
Norton Simon Art Foundation
M.1975.11.10.S
© 2012 Norton Simon Art Foundation

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Though the identity of this female figure remains unclear, owing to the absence of iconographic attributes, she may represent a Hindu goddess such as Parvati or Lakshmi. Khmer artists had established, by this time, a general artistic style for the appearance of goddesses, which this statue demonstrates through its articulated monobrow and elongated earlobes.


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