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Akbar Holding Bird
Title Akbar Holding Bird
Accession Number AM-DA-709
Title2 Akbar Holding Bird
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Decorative Art Gallery
Object Type Decorative Art
Main Material Ivory
Component Material II Ivory
Component Material III Ivory
Manufacturing Technique Cutting and Carving
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Author NA
Country India
Provenance NA
Origin Place Not Known
Find Place Not Known
Scribe NA
Style NA
School Not Known
Patron/Dynasty NA
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 15.9 x 4.6 cm
Detailed Description The image of the Akbar the Great has been carved in ivory. The image of king shown in standing position fixed on the round pedestal. The Akbar wearing royal robe tightened with ornamented belt and having beautiful small flower of embroidery work. As a lower garment king wears churidar pajama and pointed shoes. The image of royal emperor expresses a calm and firmness on his face and holding a sword in his left hand. An eagle like bird is sitting on the right hand.
Brief Description An image of the Akbar the Great has been carved in ivory.