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Madura. The Great Pagoda [Minakshi Sundareshvara Temple]. Inner tower at entrance to sanctum

Madura. The Great Pagoda [Minakshi Sundareshvara Temple]. Inner tower at entrance to sanctum

Photographer: Lyon, Edmund David

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1868

Shelfmark: Photo 212/2(2)

Item number: 21222

Genre: Photograph

Photograph from an album of 40 albumen prints by Edmund David Lyon.View of one of the gopurams within the temple precincts. Lyon wrote that this photograph 'shows one of the small inner Pyramidal Towers. It forms one of the entrances to the sanctum at its east side, the wall on the right being that enclosing the sanctuary'.

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