A terracotta head of a bodhisattva
Ancient region of Gandhara, 4th century
The ovoid face with well-defined features with a short moustache and flowing locks at the sides, under an elaborate headdress with a peaked diadem bound by a jeweled band with a large jewel at the center, the angular center section is adorned on the left with a fragmented figure within a cloth rolled cloth frame.
10 ½ in. (26.7 cm) high