Ceremonial Spears

Image title: Ceremonial Spears

Description of the photo

This photograph depicts an ancient Sri Lankan Ceremonial Spears. In Sanskrit the word “weapon” would translate as Āyudha (आयुध, ayudha)

Transcription (Sinhala):
මුරායුධ
murāyudha
murayudha

Transcription (Tamil):
உற்சவ சட்டிகள்
uṟcava caṭṭikaḷ
ursava sattigal

Gallery information:

These photos were taken at the Galle National Museum—one of the most significant heritage sites in Sri Lanka's southern half constructed in Dutch architectural design. The main objectives of the museum are to the acquisition, conservation, study and research of historical and cultural heritage of the Southern half of Sri Lanka and to exhibit those objects to encourage public knowledge and education.

Photo details:
Date: 2023-09-17
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/100
Aperture: f/4
ISO: 6400
Focal length: 24mm

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Size: 7.06 MB
Resolution: 4392 x 2776
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