Apsara from Champa

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 02 December 2018
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This lovely apsara comes from the city of My Son in what now present-day Vietnam. It was created while the region was ruled by the kingdom of Champa. It is made of sandstone and dates from the 10th century CE. (Museum Rietberg, Z├╝rich).

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, December 02). Apsara from Champa. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9642/apsara-from-champa/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Apsara from Champa." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 02, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9642/apsara-from-champa/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Apsara from Champa." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Dec 2018. Web. 28 Oct 2021.