Silver-gilded Phudam

Image title: Silver-gilded Phudam

Description of the photo

This image shows a decorative sculpture of a silver-gilded Phudam, from the 19th century.

The text in Devanagari reads:

फुदाम, चांदी/चान्दी मोलम्वा

Transliteration (IAST):

phudāma, cāṃdī/cāndī molamvā

Plain text (initially IAST, brackets indicate Hunterian):

phudama [phudam], camdi/candi molamva

Gallery information:

This photo is from the collection of various artworks from Nepal, including the wood work found at Kumari Ghar, a special home/temple for the dwelling of Kumari at Basantapur.—The National Museum of Nepal (Rashtriya Museum) houses a variety of sculptures, carvings, statues, paintings and other objects grouped according to the major religions such as Hinduism and Buddhism.

Photo details:
Date: 2019-12-04
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/40
Aperture: f/4.5
ISO: 100
Focal length: 30mm

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Size: 2.58 MB
Resolution: 1792 x 3200
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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