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  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (Possibly, Made)

  • Date:

    1242 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Rubbing on paper with Indian ink

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by H. B. Bompas, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    E.3120-1913

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case E, shelf 2, box D

Physical description

Rubbing of architectural relief carving in sandstone on the Begum (Sultana) Razia's tomb.

Place of Origin

Delhi (Possibly, Made)

Date

1242 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Rubbing on paper with Indian ink

Object history note

Rubbing by the late Archdeacon Tribe, of architectural relief carving in sandstone on the Begum (Sultana) Razia's tomb at Delhi. Begum (Sultana) Razia was the first woman to rule Delhi during the Delhi Sultanate period in the 13th century.

Descriptive line

Anonymous. Rubbings (4) of architectural relief carving on the Begum Razia's tomb in Delhi.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1913, London: Printed for His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1914

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Rubbing

Categories

Architecture; Rubbings; Religion

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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