University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-64-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: India
Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:High Relief
Carved
Iconography:Standing Buddha
Height: 37cm
Width: 14cm
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Standing figure of Buddha. Micaceous slate. High relief. Typical Gandhara Buddha like those from Takht-i-Bahi. This piece would have been part of a narrative relief.


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