03-22-201903-22-2019
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Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
3212BBoston
March 22, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Gandharan Stucco Buddha Head

$431$350
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 3212BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Gandharan Stucco Buddha Head, Kushan, possibly 4th/5th century, the finely carved head with heavily lidded eyes and arching brows, wavy hair with pronounced topknot, ht. 8 in.

Provenance: Purchased in Karachi in the 1960s by an Edward Durell Stone architect, then by descent to the present owner.
Estimate $700-900

damage to nose, chin and ears


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Keywords

Karachi