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Statue Fragment

Object Number:29-64-8
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Indian
Buddhist
Provenience: India
Mathura
Period: Kushan
Date Made: 1st Century - 3rd Century
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 299
Section:Asian
Materials:Sandstone
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Buddha
Height: 23.5 cm
Width: 15.9 cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918
Other Number:5 - Other Number

Description

Head of Buddha of creamy sandstone. Life-size head covered with flat curls. Stone cut off flat behind, much worn.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Possehl, Gregory L., and Ch'eng-mei, Chang, and Peters, Heather A., and Lyons, Elizabeth. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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