Brick fragments with inscription

Details

  • Title

    Brick fragments with inscription

  • Associated place

    Gopalpur (place of creation)
  • Date

    5th - 6th century AD (AD 401 - 600)
  • Material and technique

    terracotta, incised

  • Material index

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    larger fragment 21 x 13 x 3.5 cm (height x width x depth)
    smaller fragment 8.9 x 7.3 x 2.9 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    2

  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs Hoernle, 1923.

  • Museum location

    refer to individual records

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EAX.402

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Further reading

Zwalf, W., Buddhism: Art and Faith (London: British Museum Publications, 1985)

Ahuja, Naman, Art and Archaeology of Ancient India: Earliest Times to the Sixth Century (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2018), no. 121.1

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