The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Jaunpur Stone of a Successor of Isvaravarman

A stone block re-cut to serve as a voussoir in a mosque arch.

Object URI
OB00128
Extent
12cm width x 14.5cm height.
History details
Discovered by Cunningham in 1875-76 or 1877-78, built into the outer arch of the south gate of the Jāmi Masjid at Jaunpur (25.73,82.68), modern Uttar Pradesh.
Event Type
Stored
Place
unknown
Event Place Uncertain