The South Asia Inscriptions Database
Records: 379
connecting ring copper plates dimensions other than weight reported ends ring were closed
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
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set four plates first last inscribed only inner sides second third both faces plates were connected ring ring itself closed seal found hole ring near centre lefthand edge relative writing all faces
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Nagpur Museum
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stone block recut serve voussoir mosque arch
Materialsunknown
Formseal
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    unknown
granite boulder about 16 east junagadh opening gorge leads valley around girnar mountain inscription southern face according prinsep1838b337 northwestern face according fleet188857 same boulder holds 14 inscriptions asoka eastern side according prinsep inscription rudradaman western side according prinsep inscriptions skandaguptas time hard read because apart from erosion engraving irregular…
Materialsstone, granite
Formboulder
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Junāgaḍh
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    in situ
pillar square height about 140 width depth dimensions above pertain section octagonal about 190 next section about 180 sixteensided next again about 65 cylindrical next 23 square again sides 45 long here finally cylindrical again 12 total length shaft thus about 610 centimetres one face bottom section has image naked man sevenhooded snake above his head parsvanatha accompanied two kneeling…
Materialsstone, sandstone
Formpillar
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Kahāum
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Kahāum
    Date
    1807-16
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    in situ
    Date
    1983
single plate engraved both sides weighing 606 grams oval projection middle viewers recto left side which now lost seal would have been attached triangular hole centre oval judging from indentation lines next area seal would have been about 8 diameter
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Kalaikuri-Sultanpur
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Kalaikuri
    Date
    1925
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Varendra Research Museum
fragment upper proper right part oval seal matrix engraved emblem text mirror image maukhari emblem hindquarters bull man behind him remain device separated from text double horizontal line turning upwards slightly more than 45deg surviving end thaplyal estimates size original seal 15 high 13 wide cannot help wondering fact impression seal impression rather than original seal matrix would one…
Materialsstone, granite
Formrock face
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Archaeological Museum, Kannauj
shaft linga circular 33 tall diameter 275 base octagonal 53 tall diameter widthdepth figures available
Materialsstone, sandstone
Formsculpture, liṅga
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Karamḍāṃḍā
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Karamḍāṃḍā
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    State Museum, Lakhnau
    Date
    1983
two plates each inscribed one face only dimensions above first plate width height second about 05 less edges irregularly thicker than inscribed surfaces serve rims fairly thick deeply engraved hence backs were suitable writing inscription very well preserved plates have hole centre upper margin connecting ring seal lost two plates weigh 1100 grams
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Uccakalpa
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Kārītalāī
    Date
    1850
  • Event Type
    Stored
thick plate inscribed one face only presumed verso edges irregularly thicker than inscribed surfaces serve protective rims perforated about middle upper side connecting ring
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
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thick plate inscribed one face only presumed recto edges irregularly thicker than inscribed surfaces serve protective rims perforated about middle upper side connecting ring
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
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colossal image buddhas parinirvana sculpture found shattered several pieces missing others restored plaster dimensions above assembled pedestal inscription western side pedestal apparently single fragment original below one three sculptures here sculpture depicts man squatting his back viewer his face invisible turned toward buddha
Materialsstone, unspecified
Formsculpture, Buddhist image
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    unknown
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three plates identical size slightly thickened rims smooth inscribed one side only originally linked ring now lost passing through hole 1 diameter centre top edge total weight plates 1825 grams
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Uccakalpa
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Uchaharā
    Date
    1930
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    Rani Durgavati Museum, Jabalpur
    Date
    1973
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thick plate inscribed one face only presumed verso edges slightly thickened hole 1 diameter about middle upper side connecting ring
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
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thick plate inscribed one face only presumed verso edges slightly thickened hole 1 diameter about middle upper side connecting ring
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
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single plate inscribed both sides seem raised edges sircar1963b125 says seal originally affixed top margin now lost blots top rubbing may traces solder strip about 10 wide 45 high has been cut off from bottom left corner recto sircar believes done modern times order obtain sample test gold basis rubbing plate seems broken along roughly horizontal line here extant bottom right corner may separate…
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    In the possession or custody of S. V. Sohoni
    Date
    before 1958
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rugged boulder parts which have broken away sircar195354a84 further details reported kaulesvari hill 24374768 84864330 recorded google maps kolua pahar probably typo koula about 85 from hunterganj presentday jharkhand exact location inscribed boulder reportednbsp
Materialsstone, local
Formboulder
Event History
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    in situ
    Date
    1953
two plates each inscribed one face only dimensions above one plate perforated about middle upper side connected ring through hole ring bore seal dimensions reported legend see inscription text device reported
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formplate
Event History
  • Event Type
    Created
    Place
    Khoh
  • Event Type
    Recorded
    Place
    Uchaharā
    Date
    before 1848
  • Event Type
    Stored
    Place
    lost en route
    Date
    1888
ring connecting plates attached seal dimensions reported legend see inscription text device reported
Materialsmetal, copper alloy
Formring and seal of plate set
Event History
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