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Styles and titles by which the Emperor Bahadur Shah addressed the Agent of the Governor-General attached to His Majesty's court.

Styles and titles by which the Emperor Bahadur Shah addressed the Agent of the Governor-General attached to His Majesty's court.

Author: Metcalfe, Sir Thomas Theophilus (1795-1853)

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1843

Shelfmark: Add.Or.5475

Item number: ff. 5v-6

Length: 25.8

Width: 42.3

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Manuscript

[From 'Reminiscences of Imperial Delhi’, an album consisting of 89 folios containing approximately 130 paintings of views of the Mughal and pre-Mughal monuments of Delhi, as well as other contemporary material, with an accompanying manuscript text written by Sir Thomas Theophilus Metcalfe (1795-1853), the Governor-General’s Agent at the imperial court. Acquired with the assistance of the Heritage Lottery Fund and of the National Art-Collections Fund.]

Style and titles by which the Emperor Bahadoor Shah addressed the Agent of the Governor-General attached to His Majesty’s court.

[Persian inscription, explained on the previous page, and translated on the next folio:]

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