University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-231
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian (uncertain)
Provenience: Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century - 3rd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Bodhisattva Head
Height: 25.4cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Head of a bodhisattva. Dark slate, carved in the round with a large mustached head of Takht-i-Bahi type.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)View Objects in Exhibition
What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1952 - 31 Dec 1952)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: 20View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1952. What in the World Television Program.View Objects cited in this Publication

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