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Ahmadabad: Screen of the south face, east end, of Dada Harir's Tomb

Ahmadabad: Screen of the south face, east end, of Dada Harir's Tomb

Surveyor: Burgess, James (1832-1916)

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1884

Shelfmark: WD2222

Item number: f.13

Genre: Drawing

Illustration of the screen of the south face, east end, of Dada Harir's Tomb at Ahmadabad in Gujarat. The tomb stands to the north-east of Dada Harir's mosque, on a low platform or base. A verandah of twenty pillars surrounds the central domed area. Most of the pillars are richly carved on their base and capitals with ornamented projecting brackets supporting the overhanging eaves.

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