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Jaina mansucript cover with design of Tree of Life

Provenance

Originally purchased from the library of Puj Kripa Rishi, Patti, Panjab, in 1913. Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection; Gift to the MFA on April 5, 1917

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection

Indian (Jaina), 18th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

13.4 x 27.7 cm (5 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.2308

Medium or Technique

Silk; paper cutout over cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles