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Old china candle-sticks, Bijapur

Old china candle-sticks, Bijapur

Photographer: Cousens, Henry

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1885

Shelfmark: Photo 1003/(1879)

Item number: 10031879

Length: 250

Width: 210

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections taken by Henry Cousens in the 1880s. This view shows some of the old china candlesticks that were found in the Chini Mahall in Bijapur. This ware was imported from Persia and China. The Chini Mahal took its name from the glazed tiles that used to decorate the building.

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