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Object Number:
29-64-18
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Indian
Buddhist
Provenience:
India
Mathura
Date Made:
100 BC - 100 AD
Early Date:
-100
Late Date:
100
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Red Sandstone
Technique:
Carved
Painted
Iconography:
Surya
Description:
Relief of Surya, the sun god. Near Mathura. Squatting figure with knees raised, holding a club (gada) in the right hand and a staff (danda) in the left, wears soft hat and earrings. Mathura sandstone covered with red paint and dirt. Much water worn.
Height:
21cm
Width:
11cm
Depth:
5cm
Credit Line:
Alexander Scott Expedition to India (1915-1918)
Other Number:
12   -   Other Number
15   -   Other Number

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