Presentation of Ceylonese Elephant Caparison

ID: SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1720R1]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Black-and-white negatives

Date: 1971

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-008, Box 17, Image No. OPA-1720R1

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Summary

Presentation of elephant caparison used in National Festival (Kandy Perahera) in Ceylon, now known as Sri Lanka, during August full moon week, with Dr. Kire and Vipula Dharmawardena.

Creator

Unknown

Subject

  • Dharmawardena, Vipula
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Notes

Digital contact sheet available.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-008, Box 17, Image No. OPA-1720R1

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1971
  • February 10, 1971

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

Form/Genre

Black-and-white negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1720R1]

Physical description

35mm;