The Altar

subodh kerkar
Medium: Altar, ceramic plate immersed in the ocean (with oysters grown on the surface) and pearls
Size:55"x 27" X4"
Ref. No:SBK 409
An antique ceramic plate from the Portuguese period in Goa was kept on the ocean bed for 2 years. Oysters developed on it. I added rice pearls on some portion of the plate and placed it in an altar as a Marine Deity.