University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-239
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Buddhist
Indian (uncertain)
Provenience: Gandhara
Buddhist Temple
Date Made: 2nd Century-4th Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 399
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Carved
Bas Relief
Length: 33cm
Width: 15.2cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Fragment of a frieze. Micaceous slate, bas relief. Fragment from a Buddhist temple. Lower part represents wooden crossbar work. Stupa fence(Vedika) pattern.


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