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Small Portrait of Jahangir

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Inscription

Two lines of Persian on reverse

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Mughal period, About 1615

Object Place

Northern India

Dimensions

12.5 x 9.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.3105

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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