Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sphere with Scenes of Rites at the Shrine of a Yaksha (Male Nature Spirit)

Period:
Mauryan period
Date:
ca. 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
India
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H. 1/16 in. (0.1 cm); Diam. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Ex Coll.: Columbia University, Purchase, Evelyn Kranes Kossak Gift, in memory of John Kossak, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.218.22
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 234
Columbia University
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