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Title
Exterior of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Creator
de Silva, Preethi
Date Created and/or Issued
1999
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
Exterior. The Buddhist flags hang at the lower level. The wooden beams and brackets as well as side wall of the ground floor has profuse decoration. A golden railing on the first floor is one of two in the temple.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01525
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1638
Subject
Temples
Flags
Decoration and ornament, Architectural
Time Period
17th, 18th-early 19th century CE
Place
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic (Daladā Māligāwa)
Kandy
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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