Hairpin

Details

  • Title

    Hairpin

  • Associated place

    Gandhara (possible) (possible place of creation)
    Afghanistan (possible) (possible place of creation)
    Taxila (place of creation)
  • Date

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

    bronze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    11.8 x 0.6 x 0.44 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 2000.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA2000.115

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Further reading

Jongeward, David, Buddhist Art of Gandhara in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2019), no. 174 on p. 203

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