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Asian Art

Head of a Bodhisattva

ca. 2nd century CE

Pink sandstone

5 1/2 × 2 × 2 in. (14 × 5.1 × 5.1 cm)
Gift of Jai K. Chandrasekhar, B.A. 1987, J.D. 1997
1993.77.1
Geography: 
India
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Kushan period (ca. late 1st–early 4th century)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Fortuna Fine Arts Ltd., New York; sold to Jai Chandrasekhar, Dec 1992; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT., 1993

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