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The Oriental Annual, or Scenes in India. Comprising twenty-five engravings from original drawings by William Daniell, R.A. and a descriptive Account by the Rev. Hobart Caunter, B.D. London: Published by Edward Bull, Holles Street, Cavendish Square, 1834.

Muhammad Humayun second ruler of the Mughal Empire.

India Mughal Empire. Muhammad Humayun. Mughal costumes

Nasir ud din Muhammad Humayun

Muhammad Humayun second ruler of the Mughal Empire.

Nasir ud din Muhammad Humayun (Persian نصیر الدین محمد همایون, 1508-1556) was the second ruler of the Mughal Empire of India and ruled until 1540 and 1530 of from 1555 until 1556.

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Fruit seller in traditional Indian costume, 18th century.

Traditional India dress. Hindu clothing. Fruit seller. 18th century costumes.

Indian Fruit seller

Fruit seller in traditional Indian costume, 18th century. Continue reading

The Indian greeting. India Mughal empire era.

India Mughal empire costumes. The Indian greeting. Mohammedan dress.

The Indian greeting

The Indian greeting.

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The Queen of Candy, Sri Lanka.

Sinhalese traditional clothing. Queen. Candy, Sri Lanka. Traditional Sari.

The Queen of Candy, Sri Lanka.

The Queen of Candy, Sri Lanka.

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A Rajput bride. India 18th century costume.

Rajasthan costume. Rajput bride. Traditional Indian wedding dress. Mughal Empire

Rajput bride

A Rajput bride. India 18th century.

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A Mohammedan Mughal woman, 18th century.

A Mohammedan Mughal woman costume. India traditional costumes.

A Mughal woman presented a rose to his Lord

A Mohammedan Mughal woman, 18th century.

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The Sultan. India Mughal empire 18th century.

Sultan. India Mughal empire costumes. India national costumes.

The Sultan

The Sultan. India Mughal empire 18th century.

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Ceylon. A Female Peasant, 18th century.

Female Peasant. Ceylon, 18th century. Sinhalese Sri Lanka traditional costumes

A Female Peasant of Ceylon.

A Female Peasant of Ceylon, 18th century.

From the book: The Oriental Annual, or Scenes in India. Comprising twenty-five engravings from original drawings by William Daniell, R.A. and a descriptive Account by the Rev. Hobart Caunter, B.D. London: Published by Edward Bull, Holles Street, Cavendish Square, 1834.

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