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Setamallara Ragini

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Inscription

Obverse: in the top border- description of the Raga in devnagri script (to be read); at the bottom in devnagri - "Setamallara Ragini, fifth [wife] of Sri Raga". Reverse: "Sri Raga" and other notations in devnagri script.

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, early 18th century

Object Place

Mewar, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall:25 x 21.5 cm (9 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.806

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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