Buddhist Ghazni: Architectural element/miniature
Inv. no. TS01515

IsMEO / IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan, 1967
Tapa Sardar, Upper Terrace
Near stupa 21, northwest corner

Other images

LA 9597_1_ridim
Dep. CS 4726_piramide rovesciata

Red clay
Relief; obtained from mould 23m33
H: 5,7; W: 6 cm
Late period

Niche-spacer (between trefoil arches) with conventionalised decoration including an upper row of dentils with incised dot, a composite decorative motif in the middle and a small schematic balustrade at the bottom. Blackened by accidental fire.

Ghazni, MAIA storehouse (2002)
Neg. no.: 9597/1
Digital photos: -
Drawings: Inv. No. 4726