Treasures: Allahabad Museum Allahabad
Number Of Pages: 192
Publisher: Niyogi Books
Author:Malavika Singh & Rajesh Purohit
Details: This volume highlights the treasures of the Allahabad Museum, which has a rich and diversified collection of art, antiquities, firmans, paintings, sculptures, coins, ceramics, archaeological objects, illustrated manuscripts, decorative art objects, arm and armours, textiles, natural history specimen, photographs, prints and personalia collections. The artefacts are displayed in sixteen different galleries including an exhibition in the Memorial Hall, in the memory of A.K. Coomaraswamy and also in the Central Hall. The collection allows Indian visitors to feel a sense of pride in their ancient culture and identity and enable visitors from other countries to appreciate India’s culture and its values.