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Agra Fort, Agra: the balcony of the Mussaman Burj or Octagonal Tower

RIBApix ref no RIBA60434
CountryIndia
CityAgra
Subject Date1640
Image Date1900
ViewExterior
StyleMughal
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference21136
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This two-storey pavilion topped by an octagonal domed cupola overlooking the River Yamuna stands on one of the largest circular bastions of this walled military complex.

Subject tags

balconies, towers, riverside buildings, columns, fortifications, decorative stonework, palaces