Head of an unidentified male figure, possibly a donor figure or a devotee in a Buddhist sculpture groupArtist(s)Artist Unknown, Gandhara (Ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)Object Creation Datecirca 5th centuryMedium & SupportstuccoDimensions
12 5/8 in. x 8 11/16 in. x 8 7/8 in. ( 32 cm x 22 cm x 22.5 cm )Credit LineMuseum PurchaseSubject matter
Head of a male figure, a fragment of a larger sculptural work. The handsome mustachioed figure may have been an attendant to the Buddha.Physical Description
This head of a male figure with curly hair and a mustache would once have been part of a large stucco sculpture group. Part of the stucco has flaked away from the right-hand side of the face.Primary Object Classification Sculpture Primary Object TypeheadRights
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heads (animal components)
men (male humans)