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Acquired in 1883 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
Presented by the Punjab Government
date_end
0250-12-31
date_start
0200-01-01
date_text
early 3rd century (made)
descriptive_line
Fragment of a gable relief showing Buddha and worshippers, grey micaceous schist, early 3rd century, Takht-i- Bahi.
dimensions
Height: 0.25 m, Length: 0.245 m
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
780
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:22:01.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:22:01.000Z
latitude
location
In Storage
longitude
marks
materials
schist
materials_techniques
Grey micaceous schist
museum_number
IS.3301-1883
museum_number_token
is33011883
object_number
O85610
object_type
Fragment
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Fragment of a gable relief vaulted by a caitya arch. A bird with broken-off head sits on the vault.The two fields are enclosed by two high arches. In the centre of the main scene the Buddha stands in abhayamudra, turning slightly to the left towards a standing figure with hands piously joined. In the segment above the main scene there is stool with Buddha's alm bowl, with kneeling worshippers.
place
primary_image_id
production_note
Fron a convent at Takht-i-Bahi
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
fragment-fragment-unknown
sys_updated
2014-06-20T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
hand carved
title
fragment
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
250
year_start
200