An arch shaped schist stele relief carved with Vishnu standing in sampada with gadha (mace), chakra and lotus bud in his hands, crowned head and wearing a dhoti adorned with jewelry and draped with floral garland, flanked by male and female deities. India. Pala period, 12th century. H. 73 cm.
Provenance: Private German collection. The stele was damaged under a bombing raid during World War II.