University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-61-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian
Buddhist
Provenience: India
Amaravati
Period: Late Andhra
Date Made: 2nd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Section:Asian
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Lotus
Length: 106.68cm
Thickness: 38.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Government Museum, Madras, India, 1930
Other Number6-1961-1 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Crossbar from the stone stupa railing. Lotus rosette on each face. The two ends are lenticular, fitting into sockets of the railing pillars at each side. Grey marble.


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