Sarnath: Dhamek Stupa
|Collections||Arthur Llewellyn Basham|
|Title:||Sarnath: Dhamek Stupa|
|Keywords:||Gupta Period;Sarnath Architect;architecture;book scan|
|Series/Report no.:||Basham Collection|
|Description:||This stupa is cylindrical in shape, rising from a very high base which is decorated with eight projecting niches, It is more than 165 feet high, with a diameter at the base of nearly 100 feet, Its socle height is about 40', No relic has been found inside it, The stone blocks are strengthened with iron tenons, It appears never to have been completed, decorations form a band around the base,|
|Other Identifiers:||ANUA 682-900|
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