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Floral design, probably for a textile pattern

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Provenance

Acquired in India prior to 1916 by Ananda Coomaraswamy. Purchased and then given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, about 1800

Object Place

Patna, India (Eastern)

Dimensions

13.8 x 9.5 cm (5 7/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.2869

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

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Asia

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