Yogini china mug


This vivid watercolour painting shows the yogini at the centre of the image with a mynah bird perched on her hand. The background is also lavishly decorated, with luscious flowers, foliage, several other birds and a hilltop building. Produced by the British Museum for their exhibition Tantra: enlightenment to revolution using this image on loan from the Chester Beatty.

This china mug features the artwork Yogini with a Mynah bird, from the Chester Beatty collection.

Each mug is made from bone china and has a gold foil layer. Mug size 9 x 7.5 cm in diameter.


  • Dimensions: 9 x 7.5 cm in diameter
  • Weight: 210g
  • Image details: Yogini with a Mynah bird, from the Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah Album, c 1600, India, CBL In 11A.31
  • Material: Bone china with a gold foil layer