University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-229
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian
Provenience: Gandhara (uncertain)
Date Made: 1st Century
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 99
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Iconography:Lion
Height: 25.4cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Architectural fragment of lion. Of dark heavy slate, carved in the round. Head and big bulging chest of a lion in early 'Persian' style.


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