Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Margalit Slovin

Head of a Buddhist monk
Kushan period, ca. 2nd century CE
Mathura, India
Red dappled sandstone
H: 14; W: 12; D: 3.5 cm
Bequest of Wolf Ladejinsky, Washington, DC, through the America-Israel Cultural Foundation
Accession number: B78.1350

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir