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South gate, Sanchi. Unfinished drawing of capital supporting east end of lower architrave

Pencil drawing of the capital supporting the east
end of the lower architrave of the south gateway of the stupa of
Sanchi, by Frederick Charles Maisey, dated 1847-1854.The four
magnificent gateways or toranas of the stupa (a Buddhist monument
consisting of a domed-shaped mound often containing sacred relics)
consist of square posts, each crowned with a set of four lions,
elephants or pot-bellied d…