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Prasanna (Prasala) Ragaputra

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Inscription

On obverse, in upper margin, in upper left corner: 13, at center, in Devanagari: "Prasal, son of Dipak; to be sung in the second quarter" (trans. Pal).

Provenance

By 1967, John Goelet, New York, NY; 1967, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Indian, Rajasthani, about 1725

Object Place

Bundi, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 34.1 x 23.2 cm (13 7/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

67.793

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor, silver and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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