The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Damodarpur Copper Plate 1 of Kumaragupta I

A single copper plate, thin (weighing 130 grams) and without thicker rims. Engraved deeply and well preserved in spite of some corrosion damage. A seal was originally attached to the proper right (of the first page), but only a broken-off projection remains.

Object URI
OB00024
Extent
16.2 cm width x 10.5 cm height
History details
Found in 1915 in Dāmodarpur (Bangladesh, Dinājpur district) along with %O-0026, %O-0040, %O-0042 and %O-0051, while clearing away a mound of earth between two tanks.
Event Type
Created
Place
Dāmodarpur
Event Place Uncertain
Event Type
Recorded
Place
Dāmodarpur
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1915
Event Type
Stored
Place
Varendra Research Museum
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1980