Made in Assam to cover holy books.

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.

Provenance

Bought by vendor from an English collection


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