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Fruit Basket
Title Fruit Basket
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, Goa
Gallery Name Gallery no-1
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Basalt
Artist's Nationality Portuguese
Provenance Not known.
Find Place Not known.
Style Portuguese
Patron/Dynasty Portuguese
Period / Year of Work 16th/17th Century
Tribe Portuguese
Culture Portuguese
Dimensions 0.74 m X 0.46 m X 0.61 m
Detailed Description The capital of a pilaster resembling a fruit basket containing various kinds of tropical fruits. This architectural member (probably) had once adorned the pilaster of a seminary or a church as a symbol of prosperity and happiness.
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