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Title
Daladā Maluva Nissanka Lathā Mandapaya: Sacred Pavilion: Model stupa
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2015
Publication Information
Claremont Colleges Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Ancient Cultural Sites and Royal Residences
Rights Information
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Description
Close-up of the small (model) stupa in the Pavilion. It has three pēsāvas (basal rings), the lowest of which has reliefs of 32 faces of gods separated by pilasters and holding their hands in adoration. The top of the stupa has a square mortice.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01152.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1260
Subject
Sculpture
Pavilions
Time Period
12th century CE
Place
Daladā Maluva: Nissanka Lathā Mandapaya
Polonnaruva
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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