University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-238
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian (uncertain)
Provenience: Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Lion
Height: 18.73cm
Length: 19.1cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918
Other Number0903 - 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.'


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