University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-8
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Indian
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: 23.5cm
Width: 15.9cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918
Other Number5 - 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] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: 6View Objects cited in this Publication

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