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Title

Frieze depicting a hunting scene

circa 2nd century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Hunting frieze (representations of the former lives of Buddha)

Jataka scene


Place where the work was made

Ancient Gandhara Pakistan


Period

Kushan period mid 1st century - early 5th century


Date

circa 2nd century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

schist


Dimensions

19.7 x 72.4 x 4.1 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of His Excellency the High Commissioner for Pakistan Mr Aslam Malik 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

EV1.1970



Shown in 1 exhibition

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