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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Lahore (Made)

  • Date:

    c.1855 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bakhsh, Khudha (Maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved elephant ivory

  • Museum number:

    02497(IS)

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Figure of carved ivory. The elephant is being riden by a monkey, and eminent passengers travel in the howdah.

Place of Origin

Lahore (Made)

Date

c.1855 (made)

Artist/maker

Bakhsh, Khudha (Maker)

Materials and Techniques

Carved elephant ivory

Dimensions

Width: 5.8 cm, Depth: 3 cm, Height: 5.5 cm

Object history note

Slip number 4196. 'Lahore, 1855'.

Descriptive line

Figure of carved ivory. The elephant is being riden by a monkey, and eminent passengers travel in the howdah. Made in Lahore c. 1855.

Materials

Ivory

Techniques

Carved

Categories

India Museum

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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