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Title
Makara Balustrades: Moonstone
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 to an edifice, possibly a residential unit with balustrades and a moonstone with only the inner semi-circles decorated, with lotus petals. The guardstones are missing.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00133.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/176
Subject
Moonstones (Early to late Anurādhapura Period)
Time Period
3rd century CE and later
Place
Jetavanārāma monastery complex
Anurādhapura
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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