University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-88-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Greco-Buddhist
Provenience: India
Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century - 3rd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 2nd Century - 3rd Century
Section:Asian
Materials:Schist
Iconography:Buddha Head
Height: 34 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Purchased from C. T. Loo, 1923
Other Number:0908 - Cast Number

Description

Heavily polished black stone Buddha head made of grey schist. It has an ushnisha and small urna represented by a projecting disc on the forehead.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1924. Gandhara Sculpture. The Museum Journal. Volume XV (No. 4): 288-294.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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