University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-51
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Buddhist
Indian
Provenience: India
Mathura
Date Made: 2nd Century - 10th Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 999
Section:Asian
Materials:Red Sandstone
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Yakshi?
Female
Durga?
Height: 15.2cm
Width: 8.9cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918
Other Number58 - Other Number

Description

Relief of red Mathura sandstone. Very water worn. Relief with female figure - Durga or Greek female torso or Yaksini? Female figure with a roll around her head and another around her hips. Holds up her right hand, left at hip holds staff.


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