Railing cross-bar (suci) carved in limestone ('Palnad marble'): -Outer face: missing. -Inner face: King Suddhodana (father of the Buddha) visits Queen Maya in the Asoka Grove.

An00021775 001 l

Thing

Made Of
limestone
Type of Thing
crossbar
Subject
deity
Techniques
carved

People

Acquired From
India Museum to The British Museum
Depicted
Maya, Buddha, Suddhodana
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Elliot, Walter

Place

Found In
Amaravati

Time

Acquired In
1880
Related Event
Visit of King Suddhodana to the Ashoka Grove
Made
2ndC

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