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Hyderabad, Sindh. Talpur Tombs, general view from north-east.

Hyderabad, Sindh. Talpur Tombs, general view from north-east.

Photographer: Cousens, Henry

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1896

Shelfmark: Photo 1009/3(1446)

Item number: 1446

Length: 17.1

Width: 24.4

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of the Talpur Tombs at Hyderabad in Sind, Pakistan, taken by Henry Cousens in 1896, Archaeological Survey of India Collections: Western India 1894-96. The town and fort at Hyderabad was founded in 1768 by Ghulam Shah of the Kalhorah dynasty. This is a general view of the group of tombs of the Kalhorah and Talpur dynasties. Most of the buildings are embellished with coloured glazed tiles.

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