EAP 314 Collection 9
Location of the original documents:
Number of digital images:
2 digital images in TIFF format.
Extent and Format of the original documents:
1 copper plate.
Date range of the original documents:
Gregorian date not determined. Tamil date: year of manmadha, month of avani.
Scope and content of the collection:
This collection contains one copper plate which is given by the Gandamanur Zamindar to Vellaiathevan (forefather of the current holder). This copper plate confirms the vigilance rights (kaval) over 3 villages for Vellaiathevan and 3 portions of land given as subsidy for his family livelihood.
N.B.: Caution must always be exercised regarding the authenticity of copper plates as fakes have been produced.