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Sekunder Bagh [Lucknow].

Sekunder Bagh [Lucknow].

Photographer: Ali, Abbas

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1874

Shelfmark: Photo 988/(13)

Item number: 98813

Genre: Photograph

This photograph of the Sikandar Bagh gateway from 'The Lucknow Album: containing a series of fifty photographic views of Lucknow,' was taken by Darogha Abbas Ali c.1874. Built by Nawab Wajid Ali Shah of Awadh (r.1874-1856)Sikandar Bagh gateway leads to a two-storeyed pavilion and garden for the use of the Nawab's women. Though the garden and pavilion have not survived, the gateway still exists.

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