Basin shaped disc by Unknown Artist

Basin-shaped disc of grey slaty stone carved to represent a lotus.

Details

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Overall:
Acquired in:
1913
Vendor:
Per BM

Figures of a lion and a bull on the concave side. From the Helmud River, Afghanistan.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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