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Title
Goldfish Park: Bathing pool: chamber: Stone bed: Bas-reliefs: Elephant carving: Elephants in bas-relief
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
Northern bathing pool; with a chamber at center with a stone bed with a backrest. Frolicking elephants in water are carved in bas-reliefs on the rocks flanking the chamber. This is the view of right side.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00660.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/763
Subject
Sculpture
Bas-relief
Time Period
Begun in the 3rd century BCE
Place
Ranmasu Uyana or Magul Uyana (Goldfish Park or Royal Park)
Anurādhapura
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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