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Ajanta Cave 10, Votive Stupa in Chaitya Hall

Description: The stupa inside the cave is shown in this view. The stupa is a large religious structure housed under the domed interior of the prayer hall.
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Date: -0200~
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Ajanta, Cave 17 Painted Wall

Description: The scene painted on the wall of the cave consists of many male and female figures. In the foreground, a couple are engaged in an enclosed shrine.
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Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork

Ajanta, Cave 17 Painted Wall

Description: An elephant charges then kneels at feet of a Buddha figure as people watch.
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Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork

Ajanta, Cave 17 Painted Wall

Description: An elephant dominates the scene with some figures in the foreground and background. Some foliage and rocky formations are also part of this painted imagery on the wall of the cave.
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Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork

Belly Dancer's Costume - Banjara Peoples of India

Description: Bustier of a belly dancer's costume from the Banjara peoples of India. The bra-top of black cotton is embellished at front with silver coins and trimmed in multicolored cross stitch embroidery, mirror work, and Kangura patchwork appliqué. Plain black straps extend over shoulders and around back to tie.
Date: [1970..2000]

Great Stupa

Description: This view shows a close detail of the gate of the Great Stupa. This north gateway's central section and bottom architrave is seen from the inside. The carving depicts a scene with many figures, animals and other items.
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Date: -0272~/-0150~

Lakshmana Temple Complex

Description: The Lakshmana Temple's subsidiary shrine is seen here, in detail, from the east.
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Date: 0925/0954

Prayer Hall

Description: The view moves from the exterior to the interior of the granite prayer hall. The entrance is topped with an arched panel above the lintel and a stupa can be seen through the opening which includes carved figures flanking the doorway.
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Prayer Hall

Description: This view shows the richly carved surface of the foyer walls.
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Prayer Hall

Description: The view shows the foyer and a general lateral view with arch, beam and wall decorations including carved colossal elephants.
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Prayer Hall

Description: The view rakes upward to show the carved details of the wall surface and the architectural detail.
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Date: unknown

Prayer Hall, relief sculpture

Description: The relief sculpture detail in the foyer of the prayer hall is seen in this view. The figures are a standing man and a standing woman. The man's right hand is on the shoulder of the woman.
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Date: unknown

Prayer Hall, sculptures

Description: The interior of the prayer hall includes relief carvings and decorations with a sculpture of an elephant reaching out into the space in the round. In the far corner is a standing couple.
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Date: unknown

Hat

Description: Hat of beige cotton(?). The crown is designed as a five-sided pyramid constructed of five triangular segments that have concentric chevrons of top-stitching. The cylindrical lower edge has horizontal top-stitching, and a lower band of beige and gold brocade ribbon. Hat is unlined, with inner beige cotton(?) hatband. Designer's label: "Taj of India tm"; Retailer's label: "Neiman-Marcus".
Date: 1960/1965
Creator: Taj of India

Bull Temple

Description: This close detail view shows the figure of a nude goddess.
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Date: 1900/1999~

Taj Mahal Hotel

Description: The facade of the large hotel is visible with its arched portals, onion cupolas and domes. The hotel sits next to the Arabian Sea.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Chambers, William Isaac

Taj Mahal Hotel

Description: The corner with an onion dome is visible along with sweeping view of portion of the side facades.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Chambers, William Isaac

Taj Mahal Hotel

Description: The central section of the facade is visible in an upward sweeping view.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Chambers, William Isaac

Churchgate Terminus

Description: The facade of the railway station building is mostly visible behind a few trees. The building's style is a compilation of styles from Britain and India.
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Date: 1894/1896
Creator: Stevens, Frederick
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Pulpit, Basilica of Bom Jesus

Description: The pulpit detail shows the intricate carving with its gold leaf and pale pink paint.
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Date: 1594/1605
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Pulpit, Basilica of Bom Jesus

Description: The base of the pulpit is decorated with figures and foliage and covered in gold leaf and pink paint.
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Date: 1594/1605
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St. Francis Xavier Adoring the Cross, Basilica of Bom Jesus

Description: This carved sculpture depicts St. Francis Xavier as he adores the cross in his raised right hand. The sculpture is painted in several colors with richly carved details.
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Date: 1594/1605
Item Type: Artwork