This ceramic tile belongs to a set of 12 that show a standing Murugan wearing a 'dhoti', with a javelin and his peacock. Tiles such as these were probably used by devotees in their homes and offices for decorating the walls. They were made in Japan to be used in southeast Asia.

Date/Period
20th century
Region
Japan
Dimension
Object size: H: 15.0 x W: 15.0 x D: 1.0 cm
Accession No.
1999-01610
Collection of
Asian Civilisations Museum
Category
Ceramics