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Rectangular paneled slab
Title Rectangular paneled slab
Title2 Rectangular paneled slab
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Early Sculpture
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Stone
Component Material II Stone
Component Material III Stone
Manufacturing Technique Chisiling and Carving
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Bhumra, Satna, Madhya Pradesh.
Origin Place Bhumra, Satna, Madhya Pradesh.
Find Place Bhumra, Satna, Madhya Pradesh.
Scribe NA
Style Gupta
School NA
Patron/Dynasty Gupta
Period / Year of Work C.5th Century BC
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 31.5 x 160 cm
Detailed Description The fragment is divided into five panels. The one to the left contains a gana wearing a tunic and Scythian cap blowing a horn, the center panel a gana dancing, and the panel to the right a seated gana leaning against a bolster, and head bowed over a flower which he holds in the right hand. The two floral panels contain practically identical lotus lunates.
Brief Description The fragment is divided into five panels. The one to the left contains a gana wearing a tunic and Scythian cap blowing a horn, the center panel a gana dancing, and the panel to the right a seated gana leaning against a bolster, and head bowed over a flower which he holds in the right hand. The two floral panels contain practically identical lotus lunates.