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Fragment of a railing pillar: group of figures

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Provenance

1921, gift of the Government Museum, Madras, to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 4, 1921) Note: this was part of a set of 65 objects which were gifted to the MFA by the Government Museum.

Credit Line

Gift of the Government Museum, Madras

Indian, 2nd century A.D.

Object Place

Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Dimensions

.395 x .395 x .085

Accession Number

21.1515

Medium or Technique

Stone, limestone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Architectural elements, Columns and capitals