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Portrait of Shah Jahan

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Inscription

Persian inscription above frame.

Provenance

Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1915.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Indian, Mughal period, perhaps 17th century

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

5.6 x 5 cm (2 3/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.104

Medium or Technique

Ink on snakeskin

Collections

Asia

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