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Title Male
Accession Number AM-TC-M2434
Title2 Standing Male
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Terracotta Gallery
Object Type Terracotta
Main Material Terracotta
Component Material II Terracotta
Component Material III Terracotta
Manufacturing Technique Moulded
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not Known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
Origin Place Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
Find Place Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
Scribe NA
Style Shunga
School Shunga
Patron/Dynasty Shunga
Period / Year of Work C.2nd-1st Century BCE
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 11 x 7 cm
Detailed Description Plaque depicting a standing male figure holding a bow in his left hand and arrows in right. The figure probably represents Kamdeva (cupid) the god of love. Feet have been lost. He wears a dhoti.
Brief Description Plaque depicting a standing male seems to be Kamdeva (cupid).