Palace and fish pond, likely Amer Fort, Amer, Rajasthan, India

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Description

A fort and palace known for its artistic style of elements. Mughal architecture influenced the architetural style of several buildings of the fort. The opulent palace is constructed of red sandstone and marble and is laid out on four levels, each with a courtyard.The palace was the residence of the Rajput Maharajahs and their families.

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Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Amber Fort

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Palaces

  • Fortification

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 16th century

  • Mughal

Place of Creation
  • Amer, Rajasthan, India

  • +26.9880+75.8610

  • Amer

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

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Architectural Lantern Slides of India (includes present-day Pakistan)

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