Stucco Heads. Hadda, Nangarhar Province.
All the early 2nd to 4th century Hadda heads are remarkably expressive and lively in their portrayal of a wide array of realistic portraits of all the ethnic groups from far off lands flocking to visit Jalalabad in its prime. This intense, bearded aesthetic is a superb example (h. ).
Photo: Louis Dupree from J. Auboyer The Art of Afghanistan, 1968
- acku Afghanistan
- Image Size
- 3194x4717 / 6.2MB
- Contained in galleries
- NATIONAL MUSEUM II: CE (Common Era)