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Sulptures: Ichthycentaur and female Hippocamp

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Sulptures: Ichthycentaur and female Hippocamp
Author(s): Ingholt, Harald
Keywords: Gandhara Sculpture
stone sculpture
book scan
Series/Report no.: Basham Collection
Description: [Description on two cards] [1] This western idea of a marine monster is unknown in Indian mythology outside Gandhara, Non-human part has wings, leonine feet, dragon's tail, (Source: Harold Ingholt, Gandharan Art in Pakistan, N,Y,, Pantheon Books, 1957, ill, 388, [2] Female Hippocamp with body of horse, tail of dragon twined round tail of Ichthycentaur, here with horses' feet, Offers him drink, -- [1] Sculpture: Ichthycentaur (First centaur), [2] Sculpture, from Karamar, Female Hippocamp and Ichthycentaur,
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-592


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