166. Bronze Seated Buddha

Gandhara, 2nd century AD
Size: 7 cm high

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This small image of Buddha can be dated to the latter part of the reign of Kanishka by comparison with the Buddha images on his coinage.

Published: O. Bopearachchi, C. Landes, C. Sachs, De l’Indus à l’Oxus. Archéologie de l’Asie Centrale, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Montpellier, 2003, no. 218

Provenance: Private collection, UK