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Elizabeth Moynihan Collection, Series 6: Rock Specimens

Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Moynihan, Elizabeth B.  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Items (box, ceramic and plaster fragments)
Type:
Archival materials
Fragments
Place:
Dholpur (India : District)
India
Pakistan
Nepal
Rajasthan (India)
Scope and Contents:
Five small samples of clay and stucco fragments titled: 1. Unidentified; 2. Akbar's Fort, above Shimla; 3. Akbar's For, Nov. 13, 1976; 4.Clay Pipe, Pari Mahal; 5. Pari Mahal, level 5.
Arrangement:
Organized and arranged in thirteen boxes with one oversize box and one flat file folder.
Biographical / Historical:
Ms. Moynihan is an architectural historian and travel throughout India for several years. She was married to Senator Daniel Moynihan for 48 years. She served on the Indo-U.S. Sub-Commission on Education and Culture for many years. While living in India, Ms. Moynihan authored a survey of surviving Moghul gardens, which was published in 1979 as "Paradise as a Garden in Persia and Moghul India." She also did research on Babur, the founder of the Moghul dynasty. In the process, she located and documented four previously unknown 16th century gardens built by Babur.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2013.06 06
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Genre/Form:
Fragments
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Moynihan Collection. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Moynihan, 2013.
Identifier:
FSA.A2013.06, Series FSA A2013.06 06
See more items in:
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection
Elizabeth Moynihan Collection / Series 7: Oversized Materials
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc376d21717-54da-410d-863c-4090b982ad53
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a2013-06-ref743
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