Sculpture

2006aw1717 jpg l

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Acquired in 1953 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
2007-12-31
date_start
1998-01-01
date_text
c.3rd Century (made)
descriptive_line
Part of a head of the Buddha, c.3rd century, terracotta, Gandhara.
dimensions
Height: 16.8 cm, Width: 12.5 cm Approximate, Depth: 7.5 cm maximum
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
From the collection of Col. D.H. Gordon, D.S.O, O.B.E.
id
60431
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T23:14:36.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T23:14:36.000Z
latitude
30.441851
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case R, shelf 3
longitude
69.359703
marks
materials
materials_techniques
Terracotta
museum_number
IS.144-1953
museum_number_token
is1441953
object_number
O65800
object_type
Sculpture
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Part of the head with the back missing. A circular urna, one of the lakshanas or marks of the Buddha, is incised in the forehead. The hair is wavy.
place
Pakistan
primary_image_id
2006AW1717
production_note
Gandhara
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
sculpture-sculpture-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Sculpture
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
2007
year_start
1998