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A Mother Elephant Crushes to Death the Men who Killed her Cub and Ate its Meat
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A Mother Elephant Crushes to Death the Men who Killed her Cub and Ate its Meat


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Description On this folio from Walters manuscript W.626, a mother elephant crushes to death the men who killed her cub and ate its meat.
Provenance Ibrahim [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [round seal impression, Ibrahim (...) on front flyleaf iia]; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1073 AH/AD 1663
Medium
ink and pigments on thin laid paper (probably Kashmiri)
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.626.103B
Measurements
H: 10 7/16 x W: 5 7/8 in. (26.5 x 15 cm)
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