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Interior of Buddist [sic] Temple. Bannihar. Cashmere

Object Details

Title:

Interior of Buddist [sic] Temple. Bannihar. Cashmere

Artist/Maker:

William H. Baker (British, about 1829 - 1880)

Culture:

British

Place:

Buniyar, Kashmir, India; Bhaniyar, Kashmir, India (Place Created)

Date:

1860s–1870s

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XA.889.4.24

Dimensions:

23 × 28.3 cm (9 1/16 × 11 1/8 in.)

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Object Description

View of a stone temple in deteriorating condition, with weeds growing on its roof. The temple is surrounded by an arcade, with an entrance structure that mimics the temple's design. A hilly area can be seen in the background.