Kartikeya

Unknown maker

  • Date: 20th century
  • Dimensions: H. 21 cm, W. 19 cm, D. 8 cm
  • Medium: Polychrome painted porcelain
  • Region: India
  • Museum number: SCU.00008

A moulded porcelain figure of Kartikeya astride his peacock vahana (vehicle) with cold painted surfaces. Kartikeya, the son of Shiva and Parvati, is known by a variety of other names including Murugan, Skanda, Subramanyam and Kumara.

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