Year Era Month Day
C.E. Ruler Dynasty
Owner/donor Donor status
Subject School Type relic establishment
Medium silver Findspot unknown Last known location Miho Museum, Shigaraki, Japan
Editions Salomon 1996.2, 418–52; Salomon 1996.3, 382; Baums 2012, 233–234 (no. 25) Other refs. Falk 1998.2, 103–6; Falk 2001, 309–11; Salomon 2005.2, 381–2; Brown 2006, 185–6, 188–9, 191, 195–200; Radich 2007, 524–5; Falk 2011.2, 134–5; Jäger 2011; Salomon 2011.3, 141; Salomon 2011.4, 385; Salomon 2012.2, 171, 174, 179–81, 193; Jongeward 2012.3, 295 (no. 403); Jongeward 2012, 106; Errington 2012, 135; Baums 2018.4, 65
Comments Earlier readings: Salomon 1996 (1), Salomon 1996 (2)
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1. 1naṃ

1. 2mahakṣatrapaputrasa [ya]guraṃña Khara[yosta]sa [śa] 20 4 4 ana 4 ma 2

1. 3Idravarmasa kumarasa sa 20 4 4 dra 1

1. 4Iṃdravarmasa kumarasa sa 20 20 1 1 1

1. 5Viśpavarmastrategaputre Iṃdravarma kumare sabharyae ime śarira pariṭhaveti taṇukaami thubami Viśpavarmo stratego [Śi]śireṇa ya stratega‐

2. bharya puyaïta Iṃdra[vasu] Apacaraja Vasumi[dra] ca jiaputra puyaïta Iṃdravarmo stratego Utara ya strategabharya puyaïta Viye‐

3. mitro Avacarayo sabharyao puyaïto sarvañadisagho puyaïta sarvasatva puyaïta savasatva patiṇivaïto

1. 6Viśpavarmasa strategasa putre Iṃdravarma kumare sabharyae ime śarira pratiṭhaveti taṇuakami thubami Viśpava⟨*r⟩mo stratego Śiśireṇa ya

2. strategabharya puyaïta Iṃdravasu Apacaraja Vasumitra ya jivaputra puyaïta[ṃ] Iṃdravarmo stratego puyaïta Utara

3. strategabharya puyaïta Viyemitro Avacarayo sabharyao puyaïta sarvañadisagho puyaïta sarvasatva ya

4. puyaïta sarvasatva pariṇivaïto

Source: Baums 2012
Footnotes
1 Underside of base.
2 Outside rim of lid.
4 Outside rim of lid.
5 Outside body of lid.
6 Outside body of base.
Underside of base.
Outside rim of lid.
Outside rim of lid.
Outside body of lid.
Outside body of base.
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