The South Asia Inscriptions Database
Records: 379
The inscription is on the left wall at the extreme end outside the verandah in Cave 16. It is badly damaged by water. A ground plan of the cave (not showing the placement of the inscription) drawn by James Burgess is available at http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/apac/other/019wdz000002214u00008000.html.
Materialsstone, local
Formrock face
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    in situ
The inscription is on a side wall outside the verandah of the cave. A ground plan of the cave (not showing the placement of the inscription) drawn by Robert Gill is available at http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/apac/other/019wdz000001092u00014000.html.
Materialsstone, local
Formrock face
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    in situ
The inscription is on a recessed surface on the back wall of the verandah of the cave, at the northern end (to the left of the door). The cave is described in #Fergusson_Burgess_1880:346-347.
Materialsstone, local
Formrock face
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    in situ
No description and measurements of the sculpture are available.
Materialsstone
Formsculpture, Jaina image
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Vidiśā
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Durjanapura
    Date
    1968
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Vidisha Museum
    Date
    1983
No description and measurements of the sculpture are available.
Materialsstone
Formsculpture, Jaina image
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Vidiśā
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Durjanapura
    Date
    1968
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Vidisha Museum
    Date
    1983
No description and measurements of the sculpture are available.
Materialsstone
Formsculpture, Jaina image
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Vidiśā
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Durjanapura
    Date
    1968
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Vidisha Museum
    Date
    1983
A set of four plates, the first and last inscribed only on the inner side, the others on both faces. 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. The plates were linked by a ring, but their seal is lost. The second plate is thicker than the others and the second and third have thickened edges.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Prince of Wales Museum, Bombay
No details of the ring are reported except for its weight, and that only by Mirashi while Chakravarti says the ring is lost along with the plate.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
A thin plate inscribed only on the verso. 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 3.3 cm from the edge.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
A thick 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. (Since the weight of the plates is not reported individually, the above figure is a quarter of the total weight in spite of this plate being thicker than the others.)
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate 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
A thin plate inscribed on the recto only. 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 3.3 cm from the edge.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formseal of plate set
Event History
A set of four plates, the first and last inscribed only on the inner sides; the others on both faces. Their surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (0.6 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3 centimetres from the edge. The connecting ring is extant (not included as a separate item here, since no description of it is…
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate set
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    property of (the heirs of) Paṇḍit Vāsudev Śāstrī Dhanāgare of Vāśim
A plate inscribed only on the verso. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (0.6 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3 centimetres from the edge. All dimensions are uncertain, since #Deshpande_Mahajan_1939 only had access to photographs.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
A plate inscribed on both sides. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (0.6 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3 centimetres from the edte. All dimensions are uncertain, since #Deshpande_Mahajan_1939 only had access to photographs.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
A plate inscribed on both sides. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (0.6 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3 centimetres from the edte. All dimensions are uncertain, since #Deshpande_Mahajan_1939 only had access to photographs.
Materialsstone, local
Formrock face
Event History
A plate inscribed only on the recto. Its surface is flat, without raised rims. The hole (0.6 cm in diameter) for the connecting ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally 3 centimetres from the edte. All dimensions are uncertain, since #Deshpande_Mahajan_1939 only had access to photographs.
Materialsstone, local
Formrock face
Event History
A single plate inscribed only on the recto, the last of a set. It probably has no raised rims (this is not reported explicitly). The hole for the binding ring is on the left-hand side, vertically at the centre, and horizontally at an estimated 5.2 centimetres from the edge.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    With Prashant P. Kulkarni of the Coin Society of Nagpur
A single plate, probably the second of a set of four or five, inscribed on both sides. It probably has no raised rims (this is not reported explicitly). The hole for the binding ring is on the left-hand side of each page, vertically near the centre and horizontally at an estimated 3.8 cm from the edge.
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formseal of plate set
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    With Prashant P. Kulkarni of the Coin Society of Nagpur