University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30-61-4
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:Stone
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Lotus
Length: 76.2cm
Width: 71.12cm
Thickness: 17.78cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Government Museum, Madras, India, 1930

Description

Crossbar from the stone stupa railing. A smaller crossbar with rosette. The rear face has been removed. Large lotus rosette on face, partly damaged and one end of the bar split off. Grey marble.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: 19View Objects cited in this Publication

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