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Bhairava

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Inscription

Obverse: Last two words of Devanagari inscription at top are "Bhairava Raga". Reverse: --Top blk bheru ragu… ok lower lath with Sarasvati--

Provenance

By 1966, John Goelet, Ambainville (Oise) France; 1966, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 9, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, about 1680

Object Place

Malwa, Central India, India

Dimensions

20.4 x 14.5 cm (8 1/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

66.140

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

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Asia

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