About the Place
The sample survey was conducted at two places of Dantan, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal. This place is considered to have got its name from the capital of an ancient kingdom, Dandabhukti, which last for about 600 years from 6th to the 12 century AD. Naturally precious cultural artefacts of the past are scattered over a large area.
About the Documentation
The documentation was taken up as part of Certificate Course in Digital Humanities run by the Department of English, Bhatter College, Dantan. Through this sample survey students are initiated into the act of documenting and preserving their cultural heritage.
|Identification||Unknown. Probably left unfinished by an artisan|
|Period of production||Unknown|
|Location of installation||Probably from the workshop of an artisan|
Artefact/s from Uttarraibarh
Students of 3rd Year Honours, Department of English, Bhatter College, Dantan, who participated in the documentation: