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Krishna Battles the Snake-Demon Kaliya

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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-Coomaraswamy Collection

Kaliya Damana

Indian, Pahari, about 1825

Object Place

Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

24.8 x 36.3 cm (9 3/4 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2450

Medium or Technique

Ink on primed paper

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Asia

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