Relief fragment Gray schist Ancient region of Gandhara 2nd/3rd century
Lot 8554
A Gandharan gray schist relief fragment Afghanistan/North Pakistan, 2nd/3rd century CE
Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium
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A Gandharan gray schist relief fragment Afghanistan/North Pakistan, 2nd/3rd century CE A Gandharan gray schist relief fragment Afghanistan/North Pakistan, 2nd/3rd century CE A Gandharan gray schist relief fragment Afghanistan/North Pakistan, 2nd/3rd century CE A Gandharan gray schist relief fragment Afghanistan/North Pakistan, 2nd/3rd century CE
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Property from the Collection of Joseph Klein (1899 - 1987), New York, New York
A Gandharan gray schist relief fragment
Afghanistan/North Pakistan, 2nd/3rd century CE
Depicting the Buddha wearing thick monastic robes while seated in meditation on a waisted plinth and sheltered by a canopy suspending strands of jewels above a devotee standing to one side.
9 1/2in (24.2cm) height of sculpture
11 13/8in (28.8cm) height overall
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