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Toy Cart with Grimacing Potbellied Dwarf (Yaksha)

A work made of terracotta with red slip.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of terracotta with red slip.

Date:

1st century B.C.

Artist:

India
West Bengal, Chandraketugarh

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Toy Cart with Grimacing Potbellied Dwarf (Yaksha)

Place

West Bengal (Object made in)

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100 BCE–1 BCE

Medium

Terracotta with red slip

Dimensions

14.5 × 9.3 × 5.4 cm (5 3/4 × 3 3/4 × 2 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilyn Walter-Grounds

Reference Number

1995.472

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