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Pandya: Chidambaram, Great Mandapa, Elephant

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dc.contributor.authorFrederic, Louis
dc.contributor.authorPhotographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
dc.coverage.spatialIndia (Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu)
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-15T01:43:36Z
dc.date.available2019-10-15T01:43:36Z
dc.date.created1959
dc.identifierANUA 682-1859
dc.identifier.otherIM-1022
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/176855
dc.descriptionPortrayed in natural size in low relief on the walls of the "mandapa of a thousand pillars". Lower left, frieze of dancers and musicians. This elephant, which appears to have seized someone in its trunk might be a dvarapala, or door-guardian.
dc.format.extent35mm
dc.format.mediummounted transparency
dc.format.mediumb&w
dc.format.mimetypeimage/tiff
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofseriesBasham Collection
dc.subjectChola, Pandya, etc.
dc.subjectarchitecture
dc.subjectstone sculpture
dc.subjectbook scan
dc.titlePandya: Chidambaram, Great Mandapa, Elephant
dc.typeImage
local.description.notesSource: Frederic, L. Indian Temples & Sculpture, Thames & Hudson, London, 1959. Illus. 224, p.261
dc.date.updated2019-10-15T01:43:36Z
dc.provenanceDigitised by the Australian National University in 2019
dc.rights.licenseThis item is provided for research purposes. Contact the Australian National University Archives at butlin.archives@anu.edu.au for permission to use.
CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham

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