University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-236
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: Gandhara
Date Made: 1st Century - 2nd Century
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 199
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Carved
Bas Relief
Iconography:Kubera
Grapes
Hawk
Height: 21.6cm
Width: 12.7cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918
Other Number0901 - Cast Number

Description

Statuette of Kubera. Micaceous slate, bas relief. Fat nude figure seated on a draper platform with a pillow under the left raised knee. Bunch of grapes in right hand, hawk resting on left wrist. Flowing hair with jewel at forehead. Halo.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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