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Title
Stūpa: Kantaka Cētiya: Vāhalkada at the eastern side: Elephant
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
Close-up of the stele at the right side of the eastern vāhalkada crowned by a sculpted elephant on its haunches.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00928.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/951
Subject
Stele (Archaeology)
Sculpture
Time Period
1st or 2nd century CE
Place
Mihintalē (Plateau of Mahinda)
Anurādhapura region
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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