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Chittor – The Victory Tower, Vijay Stambh, India c1880

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Chittor – The Victory Tower, Vijay Stambh, India c1880


Price: $1,250.00 USD


Description: Chittor – The Victory Tower Vijay Stambh, India c1880. The imposing 37 meter high structure with nine storeys, covered with exquisite sculptures of Hindu deities and depicting episodes from the two great epics – Ramayana and Mahabharatha. It was built in 1440 A.D. by Maharana Kumbha, a powerful ruler of Mewar, to commemorate his victory over the Muslim rulers of Malwa and Gujarat.

Reference#: 3in1034

Condition: Excellent contrast and tonal range, minor edge fading (under mat)

Year: c1880

Country: India

Maker: Unknown photographer

Height: 10.5 in. (26.67 cm)

Width: 8 in. (20.32 cm)

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Materials: Albumen photograph in archival mat