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Gateway of the Rungadhama Temple, Chik Ballapur

Gateway of the Rungadhama Temple, Chik Ballapur

Photographer: Dixon, Henry

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1865

Shelfmark: Photo 1000/23(2291a)

Item number: 2291a

Length: 25.2

Width: 23.5

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of the gateway of the Rungadhama Temple at Chik Ballapur in Karnataka, taken by Henry Dixon in the 1860s, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections: India Office Series (volume 23: 'a' numbers).

The entrance gateway shown in this photograph is built in the typical sixteenth century style of the Tuluva dynasty who was responsible for the erection of new temples and the enlargement of numerous older foundations at Vijayanagara their capital.

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