• Indian & Islamic Works of Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 5836

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    9 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 497

    A GREY SCHIST FRAGMENT OF A FINELY CARVED FRIEZE, GANDHARA, 3RD-4TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GREY SCHIST FRAGMENT OF A FINELY CARVED FRIEZE, GANDHARA, 3RD-4TH CENTURY
    With central female dancing figure framed within an arch to base, the whole rising in sections, carved lotus leaves to top - 16in (40.5cm)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE JOSEPH MCCRINDLE SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS