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The cenotaph at the crematory at Ahr, near Udaipur

The cenotaph at the crematory at Ahr, near Udaipur

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1900

Shelfmark: Photo 430/47(20)

Item number: 4304720

Genre: Photograph

Photograph from the 'Curzon Collection: Album of views of Udaipur and Chittaurgarh', of the centotaph at the crematory at Ahr, near Udaipur taken by an unknown photographer at the beginning of the 20th century. It shows a general view of the Mahasati, the royal cremation site were there are the chhatris or memorials of the Rajput rulers of Udaipur. These pavilions are carved in a similar style of the nearby 15th century temples.

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