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Text in Sharada

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Inscription

Obverse: 6.5 line inscription (to be read). Reverse: 7 line inscription (to be read). Dr. B. N. Goswamy has identified the language/script as Sharada.

Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1918 by Dr. Paira Mall.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Paira Mall

Kashmiri, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Kashmir, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 8.8 x 19.5 cm (3 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Image: 8.8 x 19.5 cm (3 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.211

Medium or Technique

Ink on birch bark

Collections

Asia

Classifications

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