Design for a sword hilt and scabbard

Indian
19th century


Object Place: Patna, India (Eastern)

Dimensions

23.1 x 12.8 cm (9 1/8 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2897

Medium or Technique

Ink and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Provenance

By 1916, purchased in India by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947); 1917, sold by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy to Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge, MA; 1917, given by Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA. (Accession date: April 5, 1917)

Credit Line

Ross-Coomaraswamy Collection