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Broken arch at the end of the east wing of the Taj Bauri, Bijapur.

Broken arch at the end of the east wing of the Taj Bauri, Bijapur.

Photographer: Cousens, Henry

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1880

Shelfmark: Photo 1003/(1873)

Item number: 10031873

Length: 242

Width: 194

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of the Taj Bauri, Bijapur from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections taken by Henry Cousens in the 1880s. The Taj Bauri, a large artificial tank, was built c.1620 by Taj Sultana, wife of Ibrahim II (r.1580-1627). The long arcaded ranges on either side of the entrance were used for the temporary accommodation of travellers.

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