MEDIUM: Stone ORIGIN: Pakistan or Afghanistan DATE: late 2nd-early 3rd century PERIOD: Kushan dynasty CREDIT LINE: Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment ACCESSION NUMBER: F1949.9a-d Record Scenes from the life of the Buddha
Kushan period, about 2nd/3rd century Pakistan, Present-day Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, ancient region of Gandhara The Birth and the First Seven Steps of the Buddha Origin: Gandhara Date: 101 AD–300 AD Medium:
Besuch bei einem Asketen | Visit to an ascetic Relief 2./3. Jahrhundert | 2./3. Century Kushana-Zeit | Kushana time Gandhara Nordwestliches Pakistan | Northwestern Pakistan Grünlicher Schiefer | Greenish slate Ident.Nr. I 5920 | ID No.
Takht Bai, Takht-i-Bhāi, Takhtbai, Takht Bhai or Takh Bay The Buddhist Ruins of Takhi-i-Bahi (Throne of Origins) are a monastic complex, founded in the early 1st century A.D., is spectacularly positioned on various hilltops ranging from 36.6 metres to 152.4 metres in height
Title: Double-Headed Buddha Place: China, Tangut State of Xi-Xia, Khara-Khoto Date: 13th-14th century Archaeological site: Suburgan, Khara-Khoto Material: clay, with mineral paints and gilding Dimensions: h. 62 cm Acquisition date: Entered the Hermitage
Netsuke served as anchors or counterweights for inrô and sagemono. A single cord was threaded through a cord channel on one side of the suspended container, through two holes (himotoshi) in the netsuke, then through the other side of the container, and knotted on the underside of the container.
Composer: Words and music - Rebner and Rillo, Nacio H Brown Publisher: T B Harms Co. Details for Wenn Buddha traumt (When Buddha Smiles) Musical group: Paul Whiteman Orchestra Composer: Nacio Herb Brown