Facial mask of Bodhisattva. Gandhara, 2nd-4th Century


Phyllite (metamorphic slate) facial mask of Bodhisattva. Wearing a Ghandharian turban, shaped with large bow, central element on hairstyle imitates a folded fabric knot and rolling to back.
Style created in 2nd Century A.D.

Gandhara Region - (today Pakistan), 2nd-4th Century

Height: 7 cm (2-3/4 in.) - Width: 5,5 cm (2 in.)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013100470