Gold casket

Details

  • Title

    Gold casket

  • Associated place

    Gandhara (place of creation)
  • Date

    1st - 2nd century AD (AD 1 - 200)
  • Material and technique

    sheet gold

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    1.4 cm (height)
    1.7 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    2

  • Credit line

    Presented by Professor Samuel Eilenberg, 1994.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1994.40

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Further reading

Jongeward, David, Buddhist Art of Gandhara in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2019), no. 8 on p. 29

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