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Acanthus motifs, probably designs for a printed textile

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Inscription

Inscription in front: Hindi inscription in the center.

Provenance

Acquired in India prior to 1916 by Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased and then given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, About 1800

Object Place

Patna, India (Eastern)

Dimensions

16.6 x 26 cm (6 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2870

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

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Asia

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