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Fragment of a relief: Half wheel with floral motifs

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Inscription

"167" written on reverse in black ink, indicating the exact findspot of the fragment.

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, about 150 B.C.

Object Place

Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Dimensions

H: 154.0 cm W: 94.0 cm

Accession Number

21.1529

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief