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Relief Panel: Presentation of a Statue

Date:
3rd–5th century
Culture:
Pakistan (ancient region of Gandhara)
Medium:
Schist
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 6 in. (30.2 x 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Ex Coll.: Columbia University, Purchase, The Christian Humann Foundation Gift, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.218.9
Not on view
Samuel Eilenberg , New York (until 1986; donated to Columbia University) ; [ Columbia University , New York, 1986–1987, sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection," October 2, 1991–June 28, 1992.

Canberra. National Gallery of Australia. "The Vision of Kings: Art and Experience in India," November 25, 1995–February 4, 1996.

Melbourne. National Gallery of Victoria. "The Vision of Kings: Art and Experience in India," February 22, 1996–April 28, 1996.

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