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Item ID: 204405  
  

India Old Tuck's Oilette Postcard Temple at Ramnagar Benares - Chait Singh Built

Vintage Colour British Indian Tuck's Oilette Art Artist Drawn Old Postcard. India, Benares - Gardens, Temple at Ramnagar. Benares.

Commenced to be built by the famous Chait Singh, who in 1781 forced Hastings to retreat from Benares to the fort of Ramnagar. The treatment of Chait Singh by Hastings was one of the charges made against Hastings during his famous trial.

Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons Wide Wide World Series Benares
Series No: 7239
Background: Benares (also known as Banaras, Kashi, Kasi and Varanasi (वाराणसी)) is a Hindu holy city on the banks of the river Ganga or Ganges in the modern north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39

India Old Tuck's Oilette Postcard Temple at Ramnagar Benares - Chait Singh Built


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