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Statuette

Object Number:29-64-238
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Lion
Height: 18.73 cm
Length: 19.1 cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918
Other Number:0903 - Cast Number
238 - Other Number

Description

Lion in front of a pier. Micaceous slate, carved in the round. Alexander Scott notes say 'temple guardian for ornamenting the step of a small shrine.'

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Southeast Asian Gallery ( Sep 1992 - Jul 1997) View Objects in Exhibition
Southeast Asian Gallery (1987 - 1992) View Objects in Exhibition
India at the University Museum (31 Mar 1981 - 1987) View Objects in Exhibition

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