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Unknown (Gandhara)
English: Sibi Jataka: during one of his previous lives, the Buddha offers his own flesh to a hawk to ransom the life of a pigeon.
Français : Sibi Jataka : au cours d'une de ses vies antérieures, le Bouddha offre sa propre chair à un faucon en échange de la vie d'un pigeon.
Date between circa 100 and circa 299 AD
Medium carved schist
Department of Asia, room G33
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OA 1912.12-21.1
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