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Burial Stone
Title Burial Stone
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, Goa
Gallery Name Gallery no-1
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Basalt
Artist's Nationality Portuguese
Provenance Not known
Find Place Not known
Style Portuguese
Patron/Dynasty Portuguese
Period / Year of Work 1560 AD 16 Nov
Dimensions 0.81 m X 0.96 m X 0.57 m
Detailed Description Inscribed Burial Stone of the 1st Captain of Daman: Dom Diogo De Naronha.dated 11th Nov. 1560. It contains Portuguese inscription in six lines the compact burial stone with a cap bears close resemblance to the Islamic tomstones. The inscription on it give the date of demise 11th November 1560.
Brief Description Inscribed Burial Stone