The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Sanchi Stone Rail of the Time of Candragupta II

The inscribed stone is a top rail in the second row outside and on the south side of the eastern gateway of Stūpa I at Sāñcī. No measurements reported.

Object URI
OB00011
History details
In the modern period the inscription on the rail was first noticed by B. H. Hodgson in 1824.
Event Type
Created
Place
Kākanādaboṭa
Event Place Uncertain
Event Place Qualifier
Sāñcī
Event Type
Recorded
Place
Kākanādaboṭa
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1824
Event Type
Stored
Place
in situ
Event Place Uncertain
Event Place Qualifier
probably