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Gautama riding from his Palace: O.4-1917

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Current Location: Gallery 23

Titles

Gautama riding from his Palace

Maker(s)

Unknown (Sculptor)

Description

Schist, carved in high relief, of Bodhisattva Gautama riding out to visit the city.

Legal notes

Given by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Place(s) associated

  • Gandhara ⪼ India

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917-01-29) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Materials used in production

Schist

Techniques used in production

Carving : Schist, carved in high relief and undercut

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Identification numbers

Accession number: O.4-1917
Primary reference Number: 138184
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 14 December 2016 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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