Reverse: at top, in Devanagari, cut off at end: "ke ki ke pukar dharavat ki dhukar mahan jhili jjhukardagaparrtan meri he..." Translated into English in old hand below: "Crying of peahens, crying of yokels, shrill crickets cry; hath felt not be me, O..."
Given to the MFA by Denman Waldo Ross in 1917. Purchased from Ananda Coomaraswamy in 1917. Purchased in India prior to 1916.
Indian, Pahari, about 1825
- Attributed to The Family of Nainsukh