University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-64-180
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian (uncertain)
Buddhist
Provenience: India (uncertain)
Section:Asian
Materials:Brass
Iconography:Buddha
Height: 31.1 cm
Width: 21 cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Figure of Buddha. Brass figure of Buddha with spiked headdress similar to Burmese and Singalese design, but almost certainly a very early Indian form. There are three star emblems, two on the soles of the feet and one centered on the base. Fake.


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