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Title
Vatadāgē: seated Buddha statue: Sanghati robe
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2015
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
Seated Buddha statue on a pedestal on the north side facing the entrance to the edifice. The base and lower part of the dome of the central stupa are behind it. The robe has no frills. A sanghati is placed over the left shoulder. A square cavity at the top of the head would have been for a siraspata. Two of the other Buddha statues at the cardinal points are also visible. Height: 1.600 meters.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01094.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1197
Subject
Buddha
Statues
Time Period
12th century CE
Place
Daladā Maluva (Terrace of the Tooth Relic): Vatadāgē
Polonnaruva
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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