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Ahiri Ragini

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Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Punjabi script: "Ragini Ahiri, wife of Hindola" (Ragini ahiri handole bharja, 4).

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917. Purchased from Ananda Coomaraswamy in 1917. Purchased in India prior to 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswarmy Collection

Indian, Pahari, first quarter of the 18th century

Object Place

Mankot, Punjab Hills, India

Dimensions

Overall: 21.2 x 21.7cm (8 3/8 x 8 9/16in.) Other (Image only): 18.5 x 18cm (7 5/16 x 7 1/16in.)

Accession Number

17.3219

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, silver and gold on paper

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Asia

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