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Prince Riding an Elephant Box

Item# 80-026440 

Price: $85.00 $25.50
Member Price: $76.50 $22.95


  • Wood with a high-gloss lacquered finish
  • 3 1/2''L x 3 1/2''W x 4''H



Our delightful box features a beautiful painting of a richly dressed prince riding atop a prized elephant outfitted with decorative trappings. It was reproduced from a sumptuously illustrated album leaf (16th17th century) in ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper, by artist Khem Karan. Outstanding royal miniaturessuch as this one in the Mets collectionwere created for books and albums during the reign of Akbar, the third Mughal emperor, who ruled from 15561605. Akbar counted among a long line of dynamic and highly cultured rulers of the Mughal empire, who supported some of the greatest achievements of Indian art and architecture.

Wood with a high-gloss lacquered finish. 3 1/2''L x 3 1/2''W x 4''H.

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