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Unknown (Gandhara)
Head of the Fasting Buddha
label QS:Len,"Head of the Fasting Buddha"
label QS:Lfr,"Tête du Bouddha jeûnant"
Date between circa 100 and circa 299 AD
Medium carved schist
Dimensions Height: 22.3 cm (8.7 ″); Width: 12.7 cm (5 ″); Depth: 18.5 cm (7.2 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,22.3U174728;P2049,12.7U174728;P5524,18.5U174728
circa Weight: 7 kg (15.54 lb)
institution QS:P195,Q6373
Current location
Department of Asia, room G33
Accession number
OA 1907.12-28.1
Object history collected (Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan)
Credit line : given by Colonel F. G. Mainwaring
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current15:09, 18 August 2005Thumbnail for version as of 15:09, 18 August 2005864 × 1,337 (488 KB)World ImagingImage of the Buddha. 2-3th century CE. British Museum. Personal photograph 2005. {{GDFL}}
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