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Acquired in 1948 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
D.H.Gordon, Jounal of R.A.S.B., Vol.X, 1944, Pl.III Figs. 10 & 11. Royal Academy Exhibition of Indian Art, 1947/8 Cat. No.123.
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
0300-12-31
date_start
0100-01-01
date_text
2nd century-3rd Century (made)
descriptive_line
Male head, terracotta, 2nd/3rd century, NWFP
dimensions
Height: 8 in, Width: 6.5 in
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Bought from Col. Gordon.
id
60430
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T23:14:36.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T23:14:36.000Z
latitude
location
In Storage
longitude
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Terracotta
museum_number
IS.8-1948
museum_number_token
is81948
object_number
O65799
object_type
Figure
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
The face is moulded and the other parts modelled. The surface of the face is crusted, and in several places it has flaked. Incisions round the mouth indicate that the head was probably bearded.
place
primary_image_id
production_note
Tangi, Hashtnagar, NWFP.
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
figure-figure-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Figure
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
300
year_start
100