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Buddhist sculptures from Mir Jan, Peshawar District: two urdhvapattas, divided into four compartments each.

Buddhist sculptures from Mir Jan, Peshawar District: two urdhvapattas, divided into four compartments each.

Photographer: Cole, Henry Hardy

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1883

Shelfmark: Photo 1003/(1094)

Item number: 10031094

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of Buddhist sculptures from Mir Jan, Peshawar district, taken by Henry Cole in c. 1883 showing the sculptures boxed for transportation. Urdhvapattas are sculptures depicting scenes from the life of the Buddha. According to Bloch, the sculptures are 'said to be now in Bombay'.

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