Bhadrakali

Unknown artist

  • Date: Late 18th century
  • Dimensions: H. 97 cm, W. 65 cm, D. 24 cm
  • Medium: Wood
  • Region: Kerala
  • Museum number: SCU.00228

A wooden idol of goddess Bhadrakali, an auspicious form of Kali,  seated folding her right leg, holding weapons– of which only the sickle is visible, as the weapons in the other hands are not discernible due to damage. She is wearing an elaborate head dress and other ornaments.

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