Lot 1407India & Punjab – Dost Mohammed Khan an...

Auction Date: 5/03/2020 at 10:30 am

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India & Punjab – Dost Mohammed Khan an original antique 19th century antique steel engraving of Dost Mohammed Khan a thorn in the Lahore Durbar who was defeated by the army of Ranjit Singh at the Battle of Jamrod, and lost his possessions of Peshawar, but during The second Anglo Sikh he was ambitious to seize Peshawar and the trans Indus territories, although overtly he sympathized with the Sikhs and even hired out an irregular Afghan contingent of 1,500 horses to Chattar Singh Attariwala, leader of Sikh resistance against the British. c.1860, measurers 25cm x 16cm

Hammer Price: £100.00

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