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  • Place of origin:

    Garhwal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ram, Mangat (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed using wood-block, on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wood block design, on paper, for a sword fitting, depicting peacocks and plant motifs.

Place of Origin

Garhwal (made)


ca. 1760 (made)


Ram, Mangat (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Printed using wood-block, on paper

Descriptive line

Wood block design for a sword fitting, depicting peacocks and plant motifs, by Mangat Ram of Srinagar, ink on paper, Garhwal, ca. 1760





Subjects depicted

Plants; Peacocks


Paintings; Prints; Animals and Wildlife; Bonita Trust Indian Paintings Cataloguing Project


South & South East Asia Collection

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