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Architectural Frieze with Merman Playing Musical Instruments

Date:
2nd–3rd century
Culture:
India (Uttar Pradesh, Mathura)
Medium:
Red sandstone
Dimensions:
H. 5 in. (12.7 cm); W. 9 in. (22.9 cm); L. 71 in. (180.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Friends of Asian Art Gifts, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.192a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 235
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