Facets of Indian art, iconography and numismatics

Handa, Devendra

₹ 3600.00

This book contains sixteen essays on different aspects of Indian art, iconography and numismatics. The first one deals with the literary history of Svayambhu Brahma, the god of creation, referring to his earliest representations in stone and clay, pushing back the antiquity of his portrayal to second century BCE on numismatic evidence and delineating his different roles as known through sculptural art, Numerous terracottas of different types from Sugh near Yamunanagar in Haryana published here will establish its place comparable to Ahichchhatra, Kaushambi and Mathura.

ISBN 13: 9788173056512

ISBN 10: 817305651X

Year: 2021


Pages etc.: xx+244p., (200)b/w illus., bib., ind., 29cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): Archaeology

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