Gilded Buddha Statue

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Muhammad Bin Naveed
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published on 27 May 2015
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A sculpture of the Buddha with some of the original gold leaf still intact. This shows the extravagance with which these statues were decorated. 2nd-3rd century CE. (Taxila Museum, Punjab, Pakistan)

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Muhammad Bin Naveed
Architect with a passion for Archaeology from Pakistan. Doing what I can to spread knowledge through this wonderful platform.

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Naveed, M. B. (2015, May 27). Gilded Buddha Statue. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3895/gilded-buddha-statue/

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Naveed, Muhammad Bin. "Gilded Buddha Statue." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 27, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3895/gilded-buddha-statue/.

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Naveed, Muhammad Bin. "Gilded Buddha Statue." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 May 2015. Web. 21 Jul 2024.

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