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Hala, Sindh. Tomb of Hala, portion of façade

Hala, Sindh. Tomb of Hala, portion of façade

Photographer: Cousens, Henry

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1896

Shelfmark: Photo 1009/3(1453)

Item number: 1453

Length: 10.8

Width: 15.6

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of Fath Ali Khan's Tomb at Khudabad near Hala in Sind, Pakistan, taken by Henry Cousens in 1896, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections: Western India 1894-96. Khudabad, near Hala was the capital of the Talpurs before Fath Ali Khan moved his head-quarters to Hyderabad. After his death in 1802 his body was taken back to Khudabad to be buried near the earlier Talpur rulers and relations. This view looks towards the tomb's entrance; the fa├žade is covered in glazed tile work.

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