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Inscription

Reverse: at bottom, in Devnagari?, 2.5 line inscription, bala 57 , deer (pl).

Provenance

Purchased by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy in India prior to1916. Purchased by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917. Given to the MFA in 1917.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, About 1700

Object Place

Nurpur, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 14.7 x 10.2 cm (5 13/16 x 4 in.) Image: 13.4 x 9.1 cm (5 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2763

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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