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Large image: Emperor Bahadur Shah in May 1858

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Emperor Bahadur Shah in May 1858

The only known photograph of Bahadur Shah (1775-1862), the last Mughal Emperor. Taken in May 1858, while the British held him in Delhi awaiting his trial for his part in the Uprisings. Photographed by Captain Tytler and Charles Shepherd. Photo 797/(37) © The British Library Board