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Sarang(a) Ragini

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Inscription

Obverse: at top, in Devanagari, a passage describing the subject; above that, in margin, a brief identification in Persian or Urdu. Reverse: scattered numbers and the same Persian or Urdu words as on obverse.

Provenance

By 1960, John Goelet, Cambridge, MA (probably purchased in India in the 1950's); 1960, gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1060)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Central Indian, about 1680

Object Place

Malwa, Central India

Dimensions

Overall 29.7 x 23.8 cm (11 11/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.635

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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