Not currently on display at the V&A

One of twenty-one drawings of various types of indigenous conveyance in Poona showing side view and section.

ca.1870 (made)
Place of origin

Poonah Commissariat Cart.

Object details
Object type
Materials and techniques
Pen, ink and watercolour
Brief description
Drawings; pen, ink, watercolour, Poonah Commissariat Cart, Western India, ca.1870
Physical description
Poonah Commissariat Cart.
  • Length: 30.5cm
  • Sizes vary width: 48cm
  • Length: 30.5cm
  • Sizes vary width: 112cm
Marks and inscriptions
Inscribed with name of conveyance and areas where used. (Inscribed:)
Object history
Transferred from the India Museum, 1879
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic reference
Archer, Mildred. Company Paintings Indian Paintings of the British period Victoria and Albert Museum Indian Series London: Victoria and Albert Museum, Maplin Publishing, 1992 177 p. ISBN 0944142303
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Record createdJune 25, 2009
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