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Obverse: The Slaying of the Demon Pralamba. Reverse: The Fight between Arjuna and Karna

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA in 1988 from Spink and Son, Ltd., London.

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund, Frederick L. Jack Fund, and Mary S. and Edward Jackson Holmes Fund

Indian, Rajasthani, about 1740

Object Place

Bundi or Kota, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 28.3 x 36.7cm (11 1/8 x 14 7/16in.) Framed: 42.5 x 52.7 cm (16 3/4 x 20 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.97

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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