Buddha Stucco Head. Hadda, Nangarhar Province.
Other distinguishing marks identifying the Buddha were the protuberance, on the top of the head, ushnisha, which indicated great knowledge, and the urna, the spot in the center of the forehead that symbolized his ability to envision the future (h. 30 cm).
Photo: Louis Dupree
- acku Afghanistan
- Image Size
- 4237x6292 / 4.3MB
- Contained in galleries
- NATIONAL MUSEUM II: CE (Common Era)