The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Shankarpur Charter of Harivarman

10 lines on one side only. Top and bottom right corners broken off. The hole for a lost ring is near the proper right edge, between lines 5 and 6. Campus size estimated from photo.

Object URI
OB00061
Inscription URI
IN00067

Basic Metadata

Extent
23 cm width x 11 cm height
Decoration
None.
Language
Sanskrit
Script
northern class
Script size
0.75
Reigning Monarch
Budhagupta
Date (min)
486
Date (max)
487
Date comments
Intrinsic Date: 168 śrāvaṇa (5?); mahāmāgha-saṃvatsara (era: Gupta). Basis of dating: intrinsic.
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Bibliographic Information (view/hide)
Bibliography description
First edited (with plate) in #Jain_1977. Reported as a new discovery in #IAR_1978-79:82 (number 38). Re-edited in #Agrawala_1983. Also reported in #Ramesh_1985:9-10.
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