1184
1184

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE LONG ISLAND COLLECTION

A GREY SCHIST STANDING YAKSHI GRASPING A TREE ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, KUSHAN PERIOD, 2ND / 3RD CENTURY
Estimate
2,0003,000
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1184

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE LONG ISLAND COLLECTION

A GREY SCHIST STANDING YAKSHI GRASPING A TREE ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, KUSHAN PERIOD, 2ND / 3RD CENTURY
Estimate
2,0003,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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A GREY SCHIST STANDING YAKSHI GRASPING A TREE ANCIENT REGION OF GANDHARA, KUSHAN PERIOD, 2ND / 3RD CENTURY
the yakshi standing on a rectangular plinth in elegant tribhanga, wearing disk-shaped earrings, a large amulet around her neck, and heavy bracelets and anklets, with an incised dhoti wrapped around the waist, the right arm raised and grapsing a tree branch, the left hand raised to her face holding a mirror
Height 13 in., 33.2 cm
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Provenance

Acquired in Pakistan between 1961-1969.

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