Fragment of an Aśokan inscription

Details

  • Title

    Fragment of an Aśokan inscription

  • Associated place

    north India (place of creation)
  • Date

    3rd century BC (300 - 201 BC)
  • Material and technique

    sandstone

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    13 cm approx. (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Douglas and Mary Barrett, 2013.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA2013.121

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Further reading

Ahuja, Naman, Art and Archaeology of Ancient India: Earliest Times to the Sixth Century (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2018), no. 76

Reference URL

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