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Karim-ud-Din's Mosque in the Citadel, Bijapur 
1866 
  
Albumen print 
24.0 x 38.1 cm (image) 
  
The Royal Collection 
RCIN 2946413 
  
 
LL/93598 
  
Photograph of Karim-ud-Din's Mosque in the Citadel, Bijapur. The building has three levels and is supported by columns. Parts of the building are badly damaged and grass is growing on the roof. There is a larger ruined building behind.
 
This photograph is one in a series used to illustrate a 1866 publication on the architecture of Bijapur. The city is renowned for its historical buildings and this mosque is believed to have originally been a Hindu college. 
 

 
  
 
  
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