female head

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Acquired in 1927 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
0199-12-31
date_start
0100-01-01
date_text
2nd century A.D. (made)
descriptive_line
Sculpture, red sandstone, Mathura
dimensions
Height: 6 in, Width: 3.33 in, Depth: 4 in
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Purchased from the dealer Imre Schwaiger, 143 New Bond Street, London W1
id
378603
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T15:26:16.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T15:26:16.000Z
latitude
27.49586
location
In Storage
longitude
77.67592
marks
materials
Sandstone
materials_techniques
carved red mottled sandstone
museum_number
IM.78-1927
museum_number_token
im781927
object_number
O454889
object_type
sculpture
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Thiss head has a round youthful face considerably damaged by fracture and weathering. The wavy hair is drawn up into a large chignon at the back of the head. There are traces of an ornamental fillet binding it.
place
Mathura
primary_image_id
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
female-head-sculpture
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
carving
title
female head
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
199
year_start
100