University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-64-234
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: India
Date Made: First Century BC
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 0
Section:Asian
Materials:Stone
Technique:Relief
Iconography:Torso
putti?
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Small torso. Dark gray, not the fine-grained black stone. Nude torso of a putti, head gong and legs at ankles, left hand at waist holds edge of a sort of short linen skirt(?). Right hand bent at elbow holds forward a lotus bud(?). Quite Greek.


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