Head of the Buddha

2006au8860 jpg l

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Acquired in 1971 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
Given by Prof. Benjamin Rowland
date_end
0200-12-31
date_start
0100-01-01
date_text
2nd century (made)
descriptive_line
Head of the Buddha, schist, 2nd century AD, Gandhara.
dimensions
Height: 20 cm, Width: 12.5 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
From Prof. Benjamin Rowland, U.S.A.
id
59437
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T23:10:55.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T23:10:55.000Z
latitude
34.063431
location
In Storage
longitude
72.045517
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Schist
museum_number
IS.2-1971
museum_number_token
is21971
object_number
O65295
object_type
Sculpture
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Delicately carved from schist with large, three-tiered ushnisha, prominant urna, extended and pierced earlobes
place
Peshawar
primary_image_id
2006AU8860
production_note
Peshawar District, Gandhara
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
head-of-the-buddha-sculpture-unknown
sys_updated
2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Head of the Buddha
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
200
year_start
100