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Carved pillar from the Dashavatara Temple, Deogarh 1003757

Carved pillar from the Dashavatara Temple, Deogarh 1003757

Photographer: Beglar, Joseph David

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1875

Shelfmark: Photo 1003/(757)

Item number: 1003757

Genre: Photograph

The ruined Hindu Dashavatara Temple at Deogarh dates from the 6th Century of the Gupta period and has well preserved wall panels depicting different myths related to Vishnu. The photo shows a carved pillar, lying on its side on the ground. The capital has the pot and foliage motif and the upper part of the shaft is decorated with medallions containing figures and bands of floral motifs.

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