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Hamir Emerges to Fight Sultan Alau'd-Din; the Women prepare for Jauhar

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Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagri, short inscription (to be read)

Provenance

Purchased in India by Ananda Coomaraswamy prior to 1916. Purchased by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917. Given to the MFA in 1917.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, first quarter 19th century (about 1800–25)

Object Place

Kangra style, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 25.3 x 34.2 cm (9 15/16 x 13 7/16 in.) Image: 19.5 x 28 cm (7 11/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

17.2432

Medium or Technique

Ink on primed paper

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Asia

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