Lion handle

Details

  • Title

    Lion handle

  • Associated place

    Gandhara (place of creation)
  • Date

    possibly 1st century AD (AD 1 - 100)
  • Material and technique

    bronze

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.6 x 5.2 x 2.2 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1994.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1994.136

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Further reading

Jongeward, David, Buddhist Art of Gandhara in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2019), no. 179 on p. 206

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