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Buddhist sculpture- Stone heads and reliefs

Stone head.

Stone head.

© Guimet Museum, photo Thierry Ollivier.
The life of the Buddha, schist from Hadda, 1st-3rd centuries, h. 78 cm, w. 36 cm.

The life of the Buddha, schist from Hadda, 1st-3rd centuries, h. 78 cm, w. 36 cm.

© Guimet Museum, photo Thierry Ollivier.

Notice

Material
Stone
Type
Sculptures | Religious and ceremonial objects
Details
The schist reliefs in the Gandhara style sometimes have narrative subjects.  |
Red List
Red List of Afghanistan Antiquities at Risk
Countries
Afghanistan
Period
Pre-Islamic