An imported vessel

Image title: An imported vessel

Description of the photo

English text:

An imported vessel — This vessel was a product that goes back to the period of the Sassanian Empire (224-637 CE) of Persia. It was discovered in 1982 from the southern Vahalkada (facade) of the Jetavanarama monastery in Anuradapura.

Sinhala text (not proofread):

ආනයනික බඳුනක් — පර්සියාවේ සැස්සේනියන් අධිරාජ්‍ය සමයේ (໖.໑. 224 637) නිෂ්පාදනය කරන ලද මෙම බඳුන 1982 වර්ෂයේ දී අනුරාධපුර ජේතවනාරාම දකුණු වාහල් කඩ කැණීමෙන් සොයා ගන්නා ලද්දකි.


ānayanika bandunak — parsiyāvē sæssēniyan adhirājya samayē (໖.໑. 224 637) niṣpādanaya karana lada mema banduna 1982 varṣayē dī anurādhapura jētavanārāma dakuṇu vāhal kaḍa kæṇīmen soyā gannā laddaki.


anayanika bandunak — parsiyave sasseniyan adhirajya samaye (໖.໑. 224 637) nishpadanaya karana lada mema banduna 1982 varshaye di anuradhapura jetavanarama dakunu vahal kada kanimen soya ganna laddaki.

Automated translation (not verified):

An Imported Vase — Produced during the Sassanian Empire of Persia (6.1. 224 637), this vase was discovered in 1982 during the excavation of the South Vahal Kada, Anuradhapura Jetavanarama.


Gallery information:

These photos were taken at the Maritime Museum in Galle (Sri Lanka) which include objects recovered from the 2nd century B.C. Godawaya shipwreck. The Maritime Museum is housed in Galle's historic Dutch warehouse (built in 1671) and opened its doors on May 9, 1992. The Maritime Archaeology Museum is serving as a centre of education for various groups of visitors and researchers of Southern region of Sri Lanka.

Photo details:
Date: 2023-09-17
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/60
Aperture: f/3.5
ISO: 1600
Focal length: 18mm

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Size: 2.43 MB
Resolution: 1578 x 2760
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