Sculpture

2006at8945 jpg l

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Acquired in 1980 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
0300-12-31
date_start
0100-01-01
date_text
2nd century-3rd Century (made)
descriptive_line
Head of women, terracotta, Deccan, c.2nd-3rd century AD
dimensions
Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 2.9 cm, Depth: 3.3 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
Probably the most refined of all Indian terracotta figurines are the kaolin ones from sites such as Kandapur in the Deccan. They were made under the Satavahana dynasty who traded with the Romans in the 2nd & 3rd centuries AD.
historical_significance
history_note
Gifted by Mr. Bashir Mohamed, of London in 1980.
id
24931
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T21:02:49.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T21:02:49.000Z
latitude
location
In Storage
longitude
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Terracotta (kaolin)
museum_number
IS.45-1980
museum_number_token
is451980
object_number
O24924
object_type
Sculpture
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Head of women in terracotta.
place
primary_image_id
2006AT8945
production_note
Kondapur, Deccan, India
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
sculpture-sculpture-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Sculpture
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
300
year_start
100