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Title
Sigiriya paintings on rock depression: Cave 1
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 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
Lower: Third pair. Upper figure at left of the second pair, with darker complexion and golden colored blouse. She is not holding anything in her hands, but simply gesturing expressively with them.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00431.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/544
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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