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Oriental Museum

Indian Paintings & Textiles

You can use this search page to browse the Oriental Museum's significant collection of Indian paintings and textiles. Highlights include exquisite miniature portraits, scenes from Hindu and Jain mythology, and richly embroidered costumes and furnishings.


Miniature painting, the Mughal dynastic line.

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund
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