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Small Face with Cowl

Indian, Eastern
Maurya-Sunga period
about 2nd century B.C.


Object Place: India

Dimensions

4.44 cm (1 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: H. 1 3/4"

Accession Number

1992.291

Medium or Technique

Buff molded terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Between 1975 and 1979, acquired in India by Edward W. M. Bryant (b. 1924 - d. 2006), Washington, DC [see note 1]; 1992, gift of Edward W. M. Bryant to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 24, 1992)

NOTES:
[1] Edward Bryant built up his collection of Indian terracottas from various dealers while he was in Delhi with the American Embassy.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W.M. Bryant