The South Asia Inscriptions Database
Records: 15

A single plate belonging to a set of probably three, probably including two of %OB00145, %OB00146 and %OB00148. A hole 1.3 cm in diameter, about 5 cm from the centre of the left-hand edge, served for a ring to bind the plate together with its siblings. The ring and the presumably attached seal are lost.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    unknown

A plate inscribed on both faces. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. There is a hole for the connecting ring at the centre of one of the longer sides (top of recto and bottom of verso).

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A plate inscribed on both sides. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (1.1 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3.2 cm from the edge.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

The cave is on the southern side of Nāgārjunī Hill, the easternmost member of the group that includes Barābar Hill. Its façade bears a Mauryan inscription (which names the cave Gopikā kubhā) above the doorway, and Anantavarman's inscription (%IN00153) on the left-hand side of the entrance (probably inside the doorway, but this is not clear from Fleet's description).

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    in situ

A flat plate inscribed on both sides, without raised rims. The hole (1 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally about 5 cm from the left edge. 

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A plate inscribed only on the recto. It probably has no raised rims. The hole for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally at an estimated 4 cm from the edge. The hole is circular, with a diameter about 1.6 cm.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A plate inscribed on both sides. It has no raised rims. The hole for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally at an estimated 3.8 cm from the edge. The shape of the hole is, unlike other Vākāṭaka plates, a rough square; its size is an estimated 1.2 cm to a side. The four plates together weigh 1350 grams.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History
  • A plate inscribed on both sides. It has no raised rims. The hole for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally at an estimated 3 cm from the edge. The hole is circular, with an estimated diameter of 1.4 cm. Weight is only reported for the entire set.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A plate inscribed on both sides. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally at an estimated 5 centimetres from the edge.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A single plate (probably the fourth of an original set of five), inscribed on both faces. All other components of the set are lost, and only photographs survive of this plate. The physical dimensions are estimated on the assumption that the width of the plate is similar to that of cognate plates.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    lost
    Date
    unknown

A plate inscribed on both sides. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (1.2 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 4 centimetres from the edge.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A plate inscribed on both sides. It has no raised rims. The hole (1 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally at an estimated 3.5 cm from the edge.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A copper plate inscribed on the verso only. There is a hole for the connecting ring, 1.2 cm in diameter, at the centre of bottom side.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A plate inscribed on both sides. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (1 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 5.3 cm from the edge.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History

A thin plate inscribed on both sides. Its edges are thickened into rims. The hole (1 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3.3 cm from the edge.

Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring of plate set
Event History