Fragment of a circular plaque carved in mottled steatite with a complex scene showing a staircase leading to a circular hut and two-storeyed mansion; a seated figure is seated on a raised terrace; to the left of the stairs is a large peacock, all contained within a narrow, plain border.The piece is thin at the outer edge and thick in what remains of the middle.

An00156424 001 l

Thing

Made Of
steatite
Type of Thing
plaque
Subject
architectural feature

Place

Found In
Sankisa

Time

Acquired In
1887
Made
2ndC BC

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