On obverse, on scroll in image, in Devanagari: "For one cut off from union, who is deprived of his darling, there is no good confort; In return for love, O Sakhi, is separation merited?" (trans. AKC).
Purchased by the MFA in 1921, possibly from Ananda Coomaraswamy. (Accession Date: June 2, 1921)
Marianne Brimmer Fund