Design for a knife handle

Indian
early 19th century


Object Place: possibly Jaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India

Dimensions

Overall: 16.3 x 11 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.) Image: 16.3 x 11 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.2694

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

By 1916, acquired in India by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (b. 1887 - d. 1947) from Balak Ram Sah of Garhwal; 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