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An Anthropomorphic Figure
Title An Anthropomorphic Figure
Accession Number AM-ARCH-218
Title2 An Anthropomorphic Figure
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Archaeological Gallery
Object Type Archaeological Collection
Main Material Copper
Manufacturing Technique Casting
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Farukkhabad ,Uttar Pradesh
Origin Place Not Known
Find Place Farrukhabad, Uttar Pradesh
Scribe NA
Style NA
School Not Known
Patron/Dynasty NA
Period / Year of Work C. 1800 BCE
Inscription No
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions NA
Detailed Description Anthropomorphic figure is one of the prominent finding among the copper hoard collection. It looks like a human figure. Upper part seems to be the head portion, both side curved represent the hands and lower stretched two pointed edges posed as legs of the human body. Anthropomorphic figure is an interesting finding for archaeologists especially in the northern Indian belt. These are usually belongs to proto-historic period.
Brief Description It is an anthropomorphic figure made of copper belongs to copper hoard.