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A Yakshi Grasping a Tree

A work made of gray schist.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gray schist.

Date:

Kushan period, 2nd/3rd century

Artist:

Pakistan
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Ancient region of Gandhara

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

A Yakshi Grasping a Tree

Origin

Gandhara

Date

101 CE–300 CE

Medium

Gray schist

Dimensions

96.5 × 24.5 × 10.8 cm (38 × 9 5/8 × 4 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Samuel M. Nickerson Fund

Reference Number

1923.316

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