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Final Perfection at the time of Death (Parinirvana) of the Buddha

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Provenance

About 1897 excavated at Chitral; 1907 given to the MFA by Edward W. Forbes.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Forbes

Gandharan, Kushan period, about 2nd century A.D.

Object Place

Chitral, Gandhara, Northwest Pakistan

Dimensions

Overall: 48 x 53.3 x 7.6 cm (18 7/8 x 21 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

07.491

Medium or Technique

Schist relief carving

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture