Sculpture

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Acquired in 1936 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Part of a lot of eight terracottas from Mathura and 5 Gandharan friezes offered as a Gift by Schwaiger together with other objects sent for inspection. The object had been identified as either a 'Bodhisattva' or 'a princely figure'
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
0300-12-31
date_start
0200-01-01
date_text
3rd century (made)
descriptive_line
Female bust, Terracotta, Mathura, 3rd century AD
dimensions
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
Terracotta bust, form the waist up, with hands in namaskara mudra. Long earrings, necklace, armlets, bracelets and a small turban placed on the left side of the head.
historical_significance
history_note
35, 5774
id
25041
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T21:03:11.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T21:03:11.000Z
latitude
location
In Storage
longitude
marks
materials
materials_techniques
terracotta
museum_number
IM.48-1936
museum_number_token
im481936
object_number
O25080
object_type
Sculpture
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Terracota female bust.
place
primary_image_id
production_note
Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India Buddhist (?)
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
200