Mask of Vaikuntha Vishnu, late 5th century. Learn more about 5th century masks
The depiction of a figure, usually a deity, with three heads. The so-called Pashupati Seal of Mohenjo-daro is an example of a tricephalic depiction and features a seated three-headed figure surrounded by animals. Derived from the Latin words tri and cephalic, meaning three heads.