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Title Bowl
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, NagarjunaKonda
Gallery Name Reserve Collection - 02
Object Type Gold
Main Material Gold
Provenance Nagarjunakonda valley, Guntur district, Andhra pradesh
Find Place Nagarjunakonda valley, Guntur district, Andhra pradesh
Patron/Dynasty Ikshvaku period
Period / Year of Work C. 3rd/4th century CE
Dimensions 11.3 cm dia. x 4.8 cm height
Detailed Description Deep bowl(294-A)of gold with internally prominently ribbed rim and incurved sides; base flattish with tapering know in the interior base and cavity on the exterior at the corresponding point. From Sector N VIII/Site 99 (Sarvadeva Temple), Ikshvaku level.
Brief Description Hemi spherical bowl of gold with a miniature protrusion in side, base slightly compressed; the complimentary depression in the base in the exterior; in-turned thin rim. Remarks: The weight of the bowl suggests that it must have been coated with gold.