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Lahore Fort: Shish Mahal

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Lahore Fort: Shish Mahal
Author(s): Department of Archaeology & Museums, Pakistan
Photographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
Keywords: Mughal Architecture-- Lahore;architecture;mosaic--inlay
Series/Report no.: Basham Collection
Description: Interior of hall has marble dado, but walls and ceiling are extensively decorated with mosaic of glass inlaid in plaster - "Aleppo glass". Ceiling original, but walls, including blue and white china inlay) are overdone early 19th century resotration. (1632)
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-2632


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