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India Old Postcard Interior of Diwan Khas with Peacock Throne, 2 hundred millionVintage British Indian Old Picture Post card, India. Interior of Diwan Khas with Throne. In this very magnificent hall was the famous Peacock Throne worth two hundred millions. Man.
Faults: Minor wear at bottom right
Background: The Diwan-i-Khas is grand in its marble columns and stone platform on which stood the Peacock Throne with its solid gold frame studded with the empire's costliest diamonds, emeralds, rubies and pearls valued at 12,037,500 pounds sterling as per Travernier's contemporary account. Diwan-i-Khas witnessed the apex of Mughal glory and its fall.
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