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Sculptured stone slab with Kanarese inscription at Begur, near Bangalore

Sculptured stone slab with Kanarese inscription at Begur, near Bangalore

Photographer: Dixon, Henry

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1865

Shelfmark: Photo 1000/21(2049a)

Item number: 2049a

Length: 22.7

Width: 25.65

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a stone slab with a relief sculpture of a battle scene, and a Kanarese inscription above, from Begur in Karnataka from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections: India Office Series (volume 21, 'a' numbers), taken by Henry Dixon in the 1860s. Begur is a village south of Bangalore which has two twin granite temples, probably dating from the end of the Ganga period, eleventh century.

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