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A gray schist relief with a lotus flower head
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A gray schist relief with a lotus flower head

GANDHARA, 2ND/3RD CENTURY

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A gray schist relief with a lotus flower head
Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
The lotus flower delicately carved with concentric layers of petals arranged around the center, with a column at right surmounted by a lotus capital
7 1/8 x 9 1/16 in. (18 x 23 cm.)
Provenance
Japanese Collection, acquired in the 1970s
Literature
"Sojusha Bijutsu Shuppan," Chiisana Tsubomi, December 2006, no. 461, cover and p. 43
Exhibited
The Silk Road - The World of Fine Plant Design, Ancient Orient Museum, 30 September - 26 November, 2006

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