Exact Match
Buddha Head
Title Buddha Head
Title2 Buddha Head
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 NA
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance NA
Origin Place Bhita, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
Find Place Bhita, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
Scribe NA
Style Gupta
School NA
Patron/Dynasty Gupta
Period / Year of Work C.5th Century CE
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 33 x 20.3 cm
Detailed Description The head is strongly reminiscent of the Gupta style at Mathura. Nevertheless the linear features of the face are softened and more in keeping with the delicate handling characteristic of the Sarnath school.
Brief Description The head is strongly reminiscent of the Gupta style at Mathura. Nevertheless the linear features of the face are softened and more in keeping with the delicate handling characteristic of the Sarnath school.