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Elephant carrying Buddha's Relics
Title Elephant carrying Buddha's Relics
Museum Name National Museum, New Delhi
Gallery Name Archaeology
Object Type Archaeology
Main Material Stone
Country India
Origin Place Bharhut, Madhya Pradesh
Patron/Dynasty Shunga
Period / Year of Work 2nd Century BC
Dimensions Ht.28.5 cm wd.266 cm Dep. 9 cm
Brief Description Panel in two parts showing the elephants carrying the relics of Buddha in caskets. The procession is following a dance party in the front. Red sand stone.