Iconography
ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Lives of the BuddhaPrevious lives (Jatakas)The Bodhisattva as the ascetic Sumedha (or Megha) (Dipankara jataka) → Sumedha reverences the Buddha Dipankara
Buddhism Buddhas (other than Gautama) Dipankara
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Gandhara
DATE
2nd century - 4th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Asia) (1880.68)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Wladimir Zwalf, A Catalogue of the Gandhara Sculpture in the British Museum, London, 1996, 127
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RELATIONS
British Museum
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