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Kushan Panel with the god Pharro and worshiper
Afghanistan, 3rd century A.D.


[Note the flames on Pharro’s shoulders]
Panel with the god Pharro and worshiper
Period: Kushan
Date: ca. 3rd century A.D.
Geography: Bactria
Culture: Kushan
Medium: Terracotta, gouache
Dimensions: H. 57.5 cm, W. 52.7 cm, D. 6.0 cm
Weight: 42 lbs
Classification: Ceramics-Paintings
Credit Line: Purchase, Raymond and Beverly Sackler Gift, 2000
Accession Number: 2000.42.1
Provenance: By 1932, collection of Yamanaka & Co., Osaka; acquired by the Museum in 2000, purchased from Isao Kurita, Japan.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York



See also Kushan Panel with the god Zeus/Serapis/Ohrmazd and worshiper, Central Asia, 3rd century A.D. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2000.42.2
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