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Title
Sigiriya paintings on rock depression: Cave 1
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2008
Publication Information
Claremont Colleges Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Ancient Cultural Sites and Royal Residences
Rights Information
This image of the Sigiriya paintings appears in this collection under permission granted by the Department of Archaeology, Sri Lanka. Unauthorized reproduction is prohibited. For permission, email info@archaeology.gov.lk.
Description
First pair to the right; on the left, with the dark complexion and holding with both hands a basket of sunflowers. On the right, the figure with the light complexion holds a single flower with the right hand. The attires are similar to those in other pairings, except for the differences in colors and the ornate headdresses.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00427.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/515
Subject
Sigiriya paintings
Time Period
5th century CE
Place
Sigiriya Rock: Paintings
Sigiriya/Matale District
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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