- Event type:
- Lecture Theatre
Free screening of a documentary about the Great Stupa Sculptures. No booking necessary.
Part of the BBC documentary series, Masterpieces of the East, revealing the stories behind iconic artefacts from the Indian subcontinent. This edition examines a collection of stone carvings which originally adorned a vast Buddhist monument in ancient India. Now housed in the British Museum, these intricately-carved stones narrowly avoided being used as building materials until a Scottish surveyor intervened
Duration: 30 minutes.