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Acquired in 1961 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
Bequeathed from Gordon collection, 1961.
date_end
0100-12-31
date_start
date_text
3rd century BC - 1st century AD (made)
descriptive_line
male head; Sculpture, terracotta, Sahri Bahlol, C3 BC-C1 AD
dimensions
Height: 3.9 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Gordon Bequest, 1961
id
400230
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T16:09:36.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T16:09:36.000Z
latitude
30.441851
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 17, shelf 7
longitude
69.359703
marks
materials
terracotta
materials_techniques
Red-brown terra-cotta
museum_number
IS.239-1961
museum_number_token
is2391961
object_number
O479621
object_type
Head
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Small crudely modelled male head, with nose, ears and eyebrows pinched out. The eyes and mouth are represented by deep pricks, as would be made with apin or similar implement. The turban is made up of an applied cone encircled with an applied ring.
place
Swat
primary_image_id
2010EA1120
production_note
Found at Sari Bahlol, Swat Valley, Pakistan.
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
head-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
100
year_start
-300