Royal Family Carving

The Royal Family carving is carved on a Granite plate. There are five human figures carved on this plate. The human figure in the center is King Dutugamunu, who has a tall crown on his head and a "puna noola" around his chest. At his left are another two human figures. They are fanning him with a "Wijinipath".

  • Place: Isurumuniya Viharaya
  • Century: 8th century A.D
  • Period: Anuradhapura Period
  • Tradition: Guptha Kala (mystic)
  • Medium: Granite
  • Method: low relief "Ardha Unnata"