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Title Buddha
Museum Name Indian Museum, Kolkata
Gallery Name Archaeology
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Sand Stone
Country India
Provenance Mathura,U.P
Origin Place Mathura,U.P
Period / Year of Work CA.3rd century CE
Dimensions 152x43cm.
Brief Description The standing figure of Buddha bespeak of the landmark of the Gupta acme of the Mathura school of sculpture. The head with beautiful spiral locks, half open lotus bud shaped eyes, elongated ear lobes and face lit with divine serenity and ecstasy and suggestive of a stage when the worldly wishes are extinct in the fire of penance and knowledge.