Prabhavali

Unknown maker

  • Date: c. 1920
  • Dimensions: H: 97.5 cm, W: 66 cm, D: 5 cm
  • Medium: Painted wood
  • Region: Tamil Nadu
  • Museum number: PMA.00141

Prabhavali or the decorative arch placed around the icons of the of deities at temples and home shrines. It typically consists of an arch with Vyali in the center, resting on a pair of poles with mythical birds on either sides.

By the Same Artist/Maker

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