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5th year of Zhengguang's reign of the Northern WeiDynasty(A.D.254)

Unearthed at Luoyang City, Henan Province

Length: 144cm

Height: 37.5cm

Thickness: 14cm

  The stele is engraved the scene of Sakyamuniexplaining his doctrine, with his disciples sitting on both sideslistening to him. The picture is carved by applying lines inintaglio. The carving is done with excellent and fluentcraftsmanship, reflecting the characteristics of the Northern WeiDynasty's sculpture.