5396. Gandharan Schist Stone Head of a Bodhisattva
Circa 2nd to 4th Century AD
Modeled in the traditional Graeco-Buddhist style with full voluminous face, fine almond eyes sensitive mouth and elaborate hairdo atop head drawn into a bun. Size 6-3/4 inches L. + custom mount. Sheered off, missing back and abraded. Excellent signs of authenticity and quality.