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Portrait of Naha Chand Mian

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Inscription

On front, at top, identifications of subject in Persian and Devenagari, and the number 12

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917; purchased from Ananda Coomaraswamy in 1917; purchased in India before 1916.

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Mughal period, 18th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

14.8 x 7.5 cm (5 13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2668

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Collections

Asia

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