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Ruler of Basohli smoking a blue and white huqqa

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, about 1700

Object Place

possibly Chamba, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 18.7 x 22.8 cm (7 3/8 x 9 in.) Image: 18.1 x 21.8 cm (7 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2762

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

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Asia

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