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Mehmadabad: Step well

Mehmadabad: Step well

Surveyor: Burgess, James (1832-1916)

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1884

Shelfmark: WD2219

Item number: f.69

Genre: Drawing

Plan of a step well at Mehmudabad from James Burgess' 'Original Drawings [of] Muhammadan Architecture in Gujarat.' The step-well, located at Mehmudabad in Gujarat, was constructed in the fifteenth century in the period of Sultan Mahmud Begada (r.1459-1511). A larger, more well know step-well at Mehmudabad is the Bhamaria Well.

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