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KUSHAN Terracotta Votive Buddha, 2-4th Century AD.

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1127081
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Very fine and rare KUSHAN terracotta votive tablet, 2-4th Century AD., depicting a serene seated Buddha with well defined features, crescent shaped hair topped by a raised ushnisha and a clear urna between the eyebrows. The head is surrounded by an aura/halo and his left hand is touching/reaching for a small vessel. The Buddha is clad in beautiful flowing robes. Hellenistic-Greek influenced modeling. Very good condition, no restorations or repairs. Size: 6.5 cm x 4.5 cm. Very rare item!