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Inscription

Reverse: in Devanagari, "Sri Rirani Khinu khelare ai" = (AKC) "meaning perhaps Sirin Rani and thus <>". One line inscription.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian, Pahari, first quarter of the 19th century

Object Place

Style of Kangra, Punjab Hills, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 16.4 cm (8 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2507

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Collections

Asia

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