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Acquired in 1913 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
Given by Mr. Imre Schwaiger through The Art Fund
date_end
0200-12-31
date_start
0100-01-01
date_text
2nd century (made)
descriptive_line
Curved frieze showing seven nagas, grey schist, 2nd century AD, Swat valley, Gandhara.
dimensions
Height: 0.115 m, Length: 0.335 m
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Given by I. Schwaiger.
id
42077
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T22:11:09.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T22:11:09.000Z
latitude
30.441851
location
In Storage
longitude
69.359703
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Grey schist
museum_number
IM.204-1913
museum_number_token
im2041913
object_number
O86728
object_type
Fragment
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
This curved frieze show seven nagas with cobra snakes rising behind their heads. All wear dhotis, dupattas and rich jewellery and turbans. On the left stand two figures with their hands joined in anjalimudra. The third holds a flower in his right hand. The fourth naga rests his left hand on his hip and holding a large lotus flower in his right hand. The fifth figure has the cobra snake gliding up behind his right shoulder. The next figure holds a large garland with both hands.
place
Swat Valley
primary_image_id
production_note
Swat valley, Gandhara
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
fragment-unknown
sys_updated
2014-06-13T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
hand carved
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
200
year_start
100