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Collection of statues of Buddha, from Jamal-Garhi. 1003974

Collection of statues of Buddha, from Jamal-Garhi. 1003974

Photographer: Beglar, Joseph David

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1880

Shelfmark: Photo 1003/(974)

Item number: 1003974

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a collection of Buddhist statues, photographed in wooden boxes probably in Lahore prior to shipment to Calcutta from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections, taken by David Joseph Beglar in 1880. A note with the Jamal-Garhi prints reads, 'The plates entered here also include photographs taken from sculptures coming from Takht-i-Bahl and Shahr-i-Buhlul. No separate arrangement was possible. nearly all the sculptures coming from these places are now in the Indian Museum, Calcutta.'

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