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Indian Pala Period Schist Stele of Buddha

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Indian Pala Period Schist Stele of Buddha

Northeastern India, Pala Period, 11th Century CE. Black stone (schist) carving of Buddha with scenes from his life along sides. Buddha is seated in center on a double lotus, dressed in traditional tight clothing, and in the dhyanasana pose. Elaborate decoration of Buddha, with detail of crown and jewelry. Frieze depicts wild animals under Buddha in relief. 27"H, intact with surface wear, as shown.

Provenance: Ex-D. Smith Collection, Alpine, CA.

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