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Devagiri Ragini, from a Ragamala series

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Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Takri, line identifying the subject. (to be read) Reverse: middle, roman numeral for "7"

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, About 1750

Object Place

Bilaspur, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 19.6 cm (9 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Image: 20.8 x 15.3 cm (8 3/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

17.3218

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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