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Title
Goldfish Park: Bathing pool: Stone bed: Bas-relief: Elephants in bas-relief
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2001
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 chamber at center and a stone bed with a backrest. Frolicking elephants in water are carved in bas-reliefs on the rocks flanking the chamber. Lotus flowers in bas-relief fill the background.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00654.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/766
Subject
Bathhouses
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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