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Portrait of Allahwerdi Khan

Object Name:
Album leaf
Date:
17th century
Geography:
India
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/16 in. (18.3 cm) W. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
45.174.10
Not on view
Inscription: Style: Naskhi script
Translation: Inscribed, above in border: Allahwerdi khan [officer of] 'Alamgir Shah.

Marking: See additional card.
George D. Pratt, New York (by 1933–d. 1935); Vera Amherst Hale Pratt, New York (life interest 1935–45)
Coomaraswamy, Ananda, ed. Catalogue of the Indian Collections in the Museum of Fine Arts, CXXXV, vol. VI (1930). p. 67, no. CLI.



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