From the Top of the Round Tower, Fort Hyderabad.
[London: Graves & Co., 1846.]
Tinted lithograph finished with hand colour, rare. Printed area 320 x 400mm (12½ x 15¾"). Tear touching printed area at top.
A view from the top of the Round Tower of Pacco Qillo, a fort built by Mian Ghulam Shah Kalhoro c.1768 when he founded the city of Hyderabad. Published in 'Sketches in Scinde' by Lieutenant William Edwards of the 86th or Royal County Down Regiment, and aide-de-camp to General Sir Charles Napier. Edwards was present during Napier's conquest of Sindh Province in northern Pakistan in 1842.
Abbey: Travel 469.
[Ref: 34917] £220.00