Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Adalaj Stepwell

Accession Number: 
87510
Call Number: 
aSjID b ed
Order Title: 
Steps to Water: The ancient stepwells of India (87472-87540)
Type of View: 
exterior detail
View Title: 
view of serpentine capital
Image Rights: 
copyright protected
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
Indian
Culture: 
Muslim
Subject: 
Hinduism
Subject: 
baolis
Subject: 
Islam
Subject: 
water
Work Types: 
Architecture; agricultural / utility; wells (structures); stepwells
Preferred Title: 
Adalaj Stepwell
Agent Display: 
Rudabai, Queen of Dandahi (Delhi Sultanate patron, ruled ca. 1500); Unknown (Indian)
Date: 
1498-1503 (creation)
Alternate Title: 
Rudabai Vav
Alternate Title: 
Rudabai Stepwell
Locations: 
Adalaj, Gujar¿t, India
Location Type: 
(current)
Style/Period: 
Delhi Sultanate
Style/Period: 
Indian (South Asian)
Classification: 
Architecture