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Earrings - Banjara Festival Attire

Description: Earrings. Pair of earrings for pierced ears. Each earring is composed of an inner and outer circular hoop. A single flat silver pendant is suspended within the inner hoop, while a fringe of 7 pendants of a bugle bead and a silver sphere hang from the inner hoop. From the outer hoop hang a long triangular pendant fringe of 13 graduated strands with bugle beads, terminating in flat silver teardrop forms.
Date: 1975/2000
Creator: Banjara Peoples

Necklace - Banjara Festival Attire

Description: Necklace. Torc-style necklace of silver, twisted and with wire wrapping at ends. Rigid hook at front to connect ends, and with a single Indian 25 Paise coin mounted near each side of clasp, with pendant silver beads. Suspended from the ends, near the clasp, are two large triangular ornaments of silver openwork, from which are suspended short lengths of silver chain terminating in silver spheres. Coins date from 1982 and 1988.
Date: 1988/2000
Creator: Banjara Peoples

Taj Mahal Hotel

Description: The facade of the large hotel is visible with its arched portals, onion cupolas and domes. The hotel sits next to the Arabian Sea.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Chambers, William Isaac

Taj Mahal Hotel

Description: The corner with an onion dome is visible along with sweeping view of portion of the side facades.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Chambers, William Isaac

Taj Mahal Hotel

Description: The central section of the facade is visible in an upward sweeping view.
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Date: 1900~
Creator: Chambers, William Isaac

Fortification Around Taj Mahal Complex

Description: The fortification includes a watch tower and arcade.
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Date: 1631/1648
Creator: Lahori, Ustad Ahmad

Maternity Evening Dress

Description: Maternity evening dress of black silk in all-over black sequins with 3 bands of white diamonds in white bugle beads at cuffs of the long sleeves and at lower hem of the knee-length dress. Rounded neckline. Bands of black bugle beads at neckline, cuffs, lower hem, along shoulders, along side seams, and around armscyes. Center back zipper with hook & eye. Lined in black rayon. Designer's label at center back neckline: "Page Boy / Maternity" Size labels attached to lower edge of designer's label: "P" and "S" Care/content/origin label at inside side seam: "100% Pure Silk / Rayon Lining / Dry Clean Only" and "Made in India".
Date: 1980/1989
Creator: Page Boy Maternity

Maternity Evening Dress

Description: Maternity evening dress/top in black silk and all-over black sequins with bands of bugle beads at neckline, sleeve ends, and lower hem. Straight, shift style. Rounded neckline and short sleeves. Center back zipper with hook & eye; 7" kick pleat at center back. Lined in black polyester; padded shoulders. Designer's label at inside back neckline: "Page Boy / Maternity" Size label at inside back neckline: "L" Content/Care label at inside back neckline: "100% Pure Silk / Polyester / Lining / Made in India / Dry Clean / Only"
Date: 1980/1989
Creator: Page Boy Maternity

Earrings - Rabari Festival Attire

Description: Silver earrings. Hook fasteners attached to triangular plaques set with red or red and green glass circles. Below plaques are suspended hemispherical filigree pieces with fringe of wrapped wire and silver spheres. One earring with 5 red stones, one empty collet, the other earring with 4 red and 2 green stones.
Date: 1975/2000
Creator: Rabari Peoples

Earrings - Rabari Festival Attire

Description: Silver earrings. Wire hook fasteners attached to oval collet containing a large oval dark blue glass(?) cabochon stone. Below stone is suspended a filigree hemisphere with dense fringe of silver shaped plaques and spheres.
Date: 1975/2000
Creator: Rabari Peoples

Necklace - Rabari Festival Attire

Description: Necklace. Long necklace basket-weave links on which are strung tubular silver beads and mounted Indian coins. Center section composed of three larger coins, each with three pendant coins, from which hang small fringes of chain and spheres. No clasp, long flat strip at back. 16 single coins are 25 Paise from India, various dates from 1976 to 1988; 2 pendants are 50 Paise from India, dates obscured by mounts; 1 pendant is a 1979 1 Rupee from India; The 9 smaller pendant coins below main pendants are 25 Paise coins from India, dated from 1975 to 1987.
Date: 1987/2000
Creator: Rabari Peoples

Necklace - Rabari Festival Attire

Description: Necklace. "Bib" style necklace with 4-strand black yarn necklace with silver slide at back. Front bib of silver beads mounted in vertical bands into a "fan" form, from which hang a fringe of 11 polished cowrie(?) shells, with a further fringe of pendant chains and spheres hanging from each shell.
Date: 1975/2000
Creator: Rabari Peoples

Churchgate Terminus

Description: The facade of the railway station building is mostly visible behind a few trees. The building's style is a compilation of styles from Britain and India.
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Date: 1894/1896
Creator: Stevens, Frederick
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Hat

Description: Hat of beige cotton(?). The crown is designed as a five-sided pyramid constructed of five triangular segments that have concentric chevrons of top-stitching. The cylindrical lower edge has horizontal top-stitching, and a lower band of beige and gold brocade ribbon. Hat is unlined, with inner beige cotton(?) hatband. Designer's label: "Taj of India tm"; Retailer's label: "Neiman-Marcus".
Date: 1960/1965
Creator: Taj of India

Ajanta Cave 2

Description: The sculptural relief consists of lotus medallion in a mandala pattern. Two figures flank the sides of the relief.
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Date: 0375/0415~
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Ajanta Cave 2

Description: The painting on the cave wall depicts several seated half-clothed figures inside an architectural setting. In the lower right corner is another couple can be seen through a gold embellished window. In the upper right corner are more people. On the left side is an animal that resembles a horse or dog. There are many missing chips. Vidhurapandita teaches the sacred doctrine to the Naga King Varuna on the left and Queen Vimala is on the balcony discussing her marriage. Vidhurapandita and the court lady are below the balcony.
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Date: 0375/0415~
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Ajanta Cave 10, Votive Stupa in Chaitya Hall

Description: The stupa inside the cave is shown in this view. The stupa is a large religious structure housed under the domed interior of the prayer hall.
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Date: -0200~
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Badami: Cave 2

Description: This view shows a dado panel of six dwarves carved in low relief into the wall.
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Date: 0543/0757
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Badami: Cave 3

Description: Entrance to cave 3 is shown in this view with its pillars. The massive amount of natural rock is also visible in this view. In the far lower right hand corner of this view can be seen a bit of an underground staircase.
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Date: 0543/0757
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Badami: Cave 3

Description: Entrance to Cave 3 is shown in this view with its six pillars. One figure is also in this view.
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Date: 0543/0757
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Badami: Cave 4

Description: This close detail view of a pillar shows Bahubali, a Jain saint.
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Date: 0543/0757
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Badami: Cave 4

Description: This close detail view shows two pillars and the carved figural element depicting Bahubali.
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Date: 0543/0757
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Badami: Cave 4

Description: This close detail view shows a relief carving of Mahavira.
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Date: 0543/0757
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Badami: Cave 4

Description: In this view a relief carving of Suparshvanatha with his symbol, the cobra, is shown.
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Date: 0543/0757
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