Division of Relics

S 24

Division of Relics

S 24

Description

Slightlyconvex panel divided into three panels, In the upper tier are arches with, theBuddha and his worshippers. Each arch is separated by framed Corinthianpilaster. The middle tier is decorated with chequer design. In the lower tierto the left within a niche is a stūpa with two worshippers on either side. Tothe right are two horse riders carrying the relics of the Buddha.Thesetwo scenes are separated by framed Corinthian pilasters.

Collection

Buddhist Art

Object Type

Architectural fragment

Material

Grey Schist

Schools/Culture/Period

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Technique

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Date

3rd Century CE

Location

Gandhara

Dimension

24 x 51 x 6 cm