Sculpture head of a Boddhisattva

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Acquired in 1959 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
0200-12-31
date_start
0100-01-01
date_text
2nd Century (made)
descriptive_line
Head of a Boddhisattva, red sandstone, Mathura, 2nd centuryAD
dimensions
Height: 8 in, Width: 5 in, Depth: 6 in
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
58442
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T23:06:43.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T23:06:43.000Z
latitude
27.49586
location
In Storage
longitude
77.67592
marks
materials
Sandstone
materials_techniques
Mottled red sandstone
museum_number
IS.206-1959
museum_number_token
is2061959
object_number
O64192
object_type
Sculpture head of a boddhisattva
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Damaged head with the front part of the top sliced off. The head has full lips under a damaged nose with almond-shaped eyes and heavy lids under arched brows following the contour of the forehead. The hair is gathered up under a band.
place
Mathura
primary_image_id
production_note
Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
sculpture-head-of-a-boddhisattva-sculpture-head-of-unknown
sys_updated
2014-04-09T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
carving
title
Sculpture head of a Boddhisattva
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
200
year_start
100