Lot 922India & Punjab - C1856 Rare large post...

Auction Date: 3/07/2020 at 10am

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India & Punjab - C1856 Rare large post Sikh wars outline Map of the Punjab by Lt col R Napier - Showing the transferral of Sikh occupied Cashmere to the Maharaja Goolab Singh after he purchased the region from the British. After the Sikh government surrender R Napier became consulting engineer to the resident at Lahore. As civil engineer to the Punjab Board of Administration (1849–56), he executed public works of roads, canals, bridges, buildings, and frontier defences. Folded map large in size and backed on linen. Dimensions: 71 x 56 cm

Hammer Price: £260.00

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