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Lower Portion of Pillar
Title Lower Portion of Pillar
Title2 Lower Portion of Pillar
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Early Sculpture
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Stone
Component Material II Stone
Component Material III Stone
Manufacturing Technique Chisiling and Carving
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Bharhut, Satna, Madhya Pradesh.
Origin Place Bharhut, Satna, Madhya Pradesh.
Find Place Bharhut, Satna, Madhya Pradesh.
Scribe NA
Style Shunga
School NA
Patron/Dynasty Shunga
Period / Year of Work C.2nd Century BCE
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 72 x 54 x 27 cm (out side pedestal)
Detailed Description Lotus leaves and buds emerge from the sides of the lunate and are carved along the bevelled edge. The base of the post, which is roughly dressed, was embedded in the ground.
Brief Description Lotus leaves and buds emerge from the sides of the lunate and are carved along the bevelled edge. The base of the post, which is roughly dressed, was embedded in the ground.