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Slab from the wall of a stupa

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Provenance

Sold by C. T. Loo, Boston, to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1929, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 17, 1929)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Bath of the Buddha in the Nairanjana River, slab from an enclosing wall of a stupa

Indian, Satavahana period, about 3rd century A.D. (obverse) / about late 1st to early 2nd century A.D.

Object Place

Andhra Pradesh, India

Dimensions

Overall: 157.6 x 94 cm (62 1/16 x 37 in.)

Accession Number

29.151

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief