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Serpent King (Nagaraja) Emerging from a Lotus

A work made of gray schist.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

2nd century

Artist:

Pakistan
Ancient region of Gandhara

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Serpent King (Nagaraja) Emerging from a Lotus

Place

Gandhara (Object made in)

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101 CE–200 CE

Medium

Gray schist

Dimensions

22.9 × 25 × 3 cm (9 × 9 13/16 × 1 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2016.56

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