Baolis

Constructions of India, often architecturally embellished, with steps deeply cut down to a water-drawing area; used also as shelters from the heat.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2851
Names
baolis
baoli
baulis
stepped tanks
stepped wells
step-wells
tanks, stepped
wavs
wells, stepped
baoli's Dutch
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006210. The J. Paul Getty Trust.