16 September 2009
A rare gray schist panel with lattice work
Gandhara, 2nd/3rd century
Elegantly and deeply carved within a rectangular field
18 in. (36 cm.) high
Hiruma Collection, Japan, before 1986
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For a small fragment in the British Museum with corresponding design, see W. Zwalf, A Catalogue of the Gandhara Sculpture in the British Museum, 1996, cat. no. 538, p. 292.
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