Gold Figure

Figure of a female deity (?) seated cross-legged, made of 21 carat gold. It has a richly ornamented head-dress and many ornaments on th arms and other parts of the body. ( Francisco 1963: 390)

Gold image of a Hindu deity, probably of Javanese workmanship, and representing Shiiva's wife Parvati? or more probably Bodhisativa (Copied from Field Museum card catalog) Notes: See Accession jacket for information re: published material on this specimen, including reprint of 1963 article by Juan R. Francisco.

Technical Description: Agusan image; Field Museum Catalogue Number: 109928

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