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Gold Pipal leaf.
Title Gold Pipal leaf.
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, NagarjunaKonda
Gallery Name Reserve Collection - 05
Object Type Relic
Main Material Gold
Provenance Nagarjunakonda valley, Guntur district, Andhra pradesh
Find Place Nagarjunakonda valley, Guntur district, Andhra pradesh
Patron/Dynasty Ikshvakus
Period / Year of Work C. 3rd/4th century CE
Dimensions Length 1.1 cm; width 0.6 cm
Detailed Description Small sheet of gold fashioned like a plain Pipal leaf with the distal / top end rolled to form a hook probably for a thread to pass through . The leaf lacks the golden luster probably due to the interior quality of the mental employed.
Brief Description Gold (inferior quality) Pipal leaf.