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Title
Murals
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
These murals are located in the south wall of the entresol, between the vestibule and the shrine. This panel depicts sections of the middle (with seated figures) and lowest (with standing figures) of three rows of divine beings holding their hands in supplication, mostly in namaskara mudra at bust level. All figures have decorative headdresses and jewelry around their necks and on their arms.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01397.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1497
Subject
Mural painting and decoration
Time Period
12th century CE
Place
Tivanka image house
Polonnaruva
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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