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Five-headed Shiva and Parvati Worshipped by Kings and Saints

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1850

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 27.3 cm (7 x 10 3/4 in.) Image: 17.8 x 27.3 cm (7 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2581

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper, perhaps with graphite

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Asia

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