The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Damodarpur Copper Plate of Xgupta

A single plate without raised rims. The upper corner of the proper left side is lost, and both sides are damaged in places by corrosion. A seal is attached to the centre of the proper right edge. It is oval in shape (5 cm tall and 4.1 cm wide), divided into two parts by a double horizontal line in relief. The upper side bears a trident in relief; the lower side is inscribed. The plate and the seal together weigh 263 grams.

Object URI
OB00051
Extent
16.2 cm width x 9.8 cm height
History details
Found in 1915 in Dāmodarpur (Bangladesh, Dinājpur district) along with %O-0024, %O-0026, %O-0040 and %O-0042 while clearing away a mound of earth between two tanks.
Event Type
Created
Place
Dāmodarpur
Event Place Uncertain
place uncertain
Event Type
Recorded
Place
Dāmodarpur
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1915
Event Type
Stored
Place
Varendra Research Museum
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1980