photo source: Millennium of Glory, p. 68

Nandin from Tuol Kuhea

Royal Palace, Phnom Penh
Khmer, 7th century

This statue represents Nandi, Shiva's vehicle. It was discovered at Tuol Kuhea in 1983 and subsequently removed to Phnom Penh's Royal Palace complex, where it is currently (2011) installed in the Tripitaka library.