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Palette with Sea Nymph (Nereid) Riding on a Sea Monster

A work made of gray chloritic schist.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gray chloritic schist.

Date:

1st century B.C./early 1st century A.D.

Artist:

Pakistan
Ancient region of Gandhara

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Palette with Sea Nymph (Nereid) Riding on a Sea Monster

Place

Gandhara (Object made in)

Date

99 BCE–100 CE

Medium

Gray chloritic schist

Dimensions

1.6 × 12.1 × 12.1 cm (9/16 × 4 3/4 × 4 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2016.59

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