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Fragment of tapestry hanging on the wall, Rajasthan (Iconographic document)

@inproceedings{Demski1986FragmentOT,
  title={Fragment of tapestry hanging on the wall, Rajasthan (Iconographic document)},
  author={Dagnosław Demski},
  year={1986}
}
  • Dagnosław Demski
  • Published 1986
  • Art
  • Photography (scan from a slide), heavily damaged. Fragment of tapestry hanging on the wall and the Hindu ornaments and symbols on it. At the top of the left - the image of Ganesa, the god of prosperity, the two right-handed swastika - a symbol of prosperity in Hinduism, dactyl palm, Goddess Lakshmi - prosperity) with two elephants around her. In the middle row - churning of milk (symbol derived from the myth of the creation of the world), peacock (symbol of Rajasthan). In the bottom row - lion… CONTINUE READING