Manuscript of the Ratnasara

Indian, Jain
Dated Samvat 1633; A.D. 1576


Object Place: India

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/8 x 10 7/16 in. (10.5 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

17.2280

Medium or Technique

Ink and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Manuscripts

Provenance

1913, purchased from the library of Puj Kripa Rishi, a Jaina priest, Patti, Panjab by Ananda 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