Rare element of architectural decoration carved in the shape of a “protomé” of an elephant holding a fllower with his trunk.
Middle 3rd century - C.250
Excellent condition considering the age of the piece
See pictures for the overall condition of the piece.
Former Belgian private collection, acquired on May 10, 1971
Note : see auction result for similar rare Gandhara elephant at Christie's december 2018
Validated by AAOARTS J-L Estournel on March 2018
- Total nr of items
- G陀罗时期（公元前305年 - 公元450年）
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- Elephant and flower
- Good condition, see description
- 15×11×30 cm