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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1981.22
Title
Corner Pillar from a Small Stupa with Standing Male and Female Figures
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Lintel Support with Standing Male and Female Figures
Classification
Architectural Elements
Date
late 2nd century
Places
Creation Place: Central Asia, Afghanistan
Period
Kushan period, c.100 BCE-250 CE
Culture
Afghan
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201662
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Off white sandstone, Gandharan style; perhaps from Hadda, Afghanistan
Dimensions
H. 35 x W. 10 x D. 12.5 cm (13 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Acquired with a fund established by Ernest B. and Helen Pratt Dane for the purchase of Asian art in memory of Benjamin Rowland Jr.
Accession Year
1981
Object Number
1981.22
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Re-View: S422 Ancient & Byzantine Art & Numismatics, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 04/12/2008 - 06/18/2011

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