Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya

(Formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India)

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This magnificent gilded figure is Maitreya, the Buddha who is to appear in future. It is one of the most outstanding images from Western Nepal.…
Towards the beginning of the 4th Century A.D. the Gupta dynasty rose out of a small principality in North India and established a powerful and…
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, after whom this museum is renamed, founded the Maratha empire in the Konkan region. From a small jagir (barony), he established a…
The snuff bottles in the Tata collection are a source of great delight and are known to collectors all over the world. As the name…
The cuirass was common during the Mughal period and seems to have been more popular than the coat-of-mail. It is made of two pieces, a…
This sculpture is the legacy of the famous 19th Century archaeologist Henry Cousens who excavated the site of a stupa at Mirpurkhas, one of the…
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