Rajarajeshvara Temple Complex

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Description:

1 carved complex : granite ; 30.2 m. sq.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): India - Tamil Nadu - Thanjavur
Creation Date: 1012/1044  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
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Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1012/1044
Coverage:
Place
India - Tamil Nadu - Thanjavur
Coordinates
17.468488, 78.357115
Description:

1 carved complex : granite ; 30.2 m. sq.

Physical Description:

It's a detailed and layered high relief. There are many human figures both male and female of different sizes. They portray different gestures that can be seen positioned in and around carved windows. Several animals can be seen resting on the pillars, one of them is a cow in sitting posture in bottom right corner. Images are ornamented. There is a circular engraved window at the top left corner containing visible chambers.

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Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
ARTsource
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: kia1016
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc44305
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
License: Copyright
Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Statement: Copyright 2011, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Points
17.468488, 78.357115
Rajarajeshvara Temple Complex

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