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Title
Burrows' Pavilion
Creator
de Silva, Preethi
Date Created and/or Issued
2016
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
So-named since Stephen Montagu Burrows restored it. Burrows was the author of “The Buried Cities of Ceylon: A Guide Book to Anuradhapura and Polonaruwa.” London: Kegan Paul et al., 1899. The structure comprises four stone pillars on two sides supporting a decorated canopy. It is the entrance to the bodhighara with the third samādhi Buddha statue.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00586.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/642
Subject
Pavilions
Time Period
In the 1st century CE and later
Place
Abhayagiri Monastery
Anurādhapura
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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