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Buddha from Balagamve. [Jain sculpture.]

Buddha from Balagamve. [Jain sculpture.]

Photographer: Biggs, Thomas

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1855

Shelfmark: Photo 208/(3)

Item number: 2083

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a Jain sculpture from Balagamve, taken by Thomas Biggs in 1855. The village of Balagamve had preserved a large number of dilapidated temples, sculptures and inscription slabs from the 11th - 12th centuries, Chalukya period. This view shows a sculpture of a standing Jain Tirthankara.

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