Made in Assam to cover holy books.
Woven silk textile by Unknown Artist, 17001750
© National Museum of Scotland
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,500 ( Total: £7,295)
- Acquired in:
- Diane Daniel
Depicts episodes from the life of Krishna. Portrays Krishna defeating the demons Bakasura and Aghasura (or Kaliya) who are in the forms of a giant bird and serpent. There are also 3 lines of script.
Bought by vendor from an English collection