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Title
Monastic residence
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2005
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
Entrance of a monastic residence with a plain moonstone and steps flanked by two guardstones with pūrnaghatas on double lotus pedestals and two balustrades. A lotus bud decorates the area above the mouth of the vase.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00885.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1004
Subject
Moonstones (Early to late Anurādhapura Period)
Monasteries
Entrances
Stairs
Time Period
Unknown
Place
Mihintalē (Plateau of Mahinda)
Anurādhapura region
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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