Plaque with Lovers
Probably part of the railing around a bed or throne

Artist/maker unknown, Indian

Geography:
Possibly made in Odisha, India, Asia
or made in Tamil Nadu, India, Asia

Date:
c. 15th - 16th century

Medium:
Ivory

Dimensions:
4 1/8 × 2 3/8 × 1/2 inches (10.5 × 6 × 1.3 cm)

Curatorial Department:
South Asian Art

* Gallery 229, Asian Art, second floor

Accession Number:
1973-249-2

Credit Line:
Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1973

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