Bust of Male
Title Bust of Male
Accession Number AM-TC-K5204
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Terracotta Gallery
Object Type Terracotta
Main Material Terracotta
Manufacturing Technique Model
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data NA
Country India
Provenance Kaushambi, U.P
Find Place kausambi
Style Kushana
School Kushana
Patron/Dynasty Kushana
Period / Year of Work C.1st - 3rd Century CE
Dimensions 9 x 8 x 3.5 cm
Brief Description Crude bust of a male shown wearing a peculiar head-dress.
Detailed Description Crude bust of a male shown wearing a peculiar head-dress. A portion of the head dress projects up on the forehead while the other one goes upwards looking like a snake hood. Small dots are seen incised on it. Left ear has been lost. He is wearing an elongated necklace made with applique design, which is lost. Mouth is damaged. It had incised eyes and long nose. Hands are partly broken.