Gandharan schist fragment with Buddhist sceneM173
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A carved grey schist relief fragment depicting a central figure (probably Buddha) seated on a dais and surrounded by attendants.
Central Asia, Gandhara, 2nd to 5th Century AD
9.6 x 15.8 cms
Fragment as shown
Ex. collection: Sir William Whitfield (1920-2019), St Helen Hall, St Helen Auckland, Co. Durham, UK; acquired in Pakistan during the 1950’s.
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