A copper alloy figure of Shiva
Cambodia, Banteay Kdei style, mid 12th/early 13th century
Standing on a block platform powerfully modeled with short stocky legs, short sampot and a bare torso, adorned with high armbands and thick necklace, both arms bent at the elbow with hands slightly dropped, the right hand holding a flower, his face has worn features, a beard, and a tall chignon adorned with an om symbol.
5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm) high