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Bhairava Raga

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Inscription

On reverse, a number, in Indian script but illegible. On obverse, at top, a long inscription in Devanagari describing the subject - TO BE READ.

Provenance

By 1967, John Goelet, New York, NY (probably purchased in India in the early 1960's); 1967 gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, Rajasthani, First quarter of 18th century

Object Place

Probably Amber, Rajasthan, India

Dimensions

Overall 25.4 x 17.5 cm (10 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

67.811

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, gold and silver on paper

Collections

Asia

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