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Terra Cottas from South India

May 21, 1988 – March 17, 1991

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC

Location: Pavilion; Sublevel 3

On view are 11 large terra cotta figures representing Hindu deities and animals, made by potters of South India during the Aditi exhibiton, held at the Smithsonian in 1985 during the "Festival of India." They range in size from 1 to 6 feet.