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Begum's Tomb, Indore.

Photograph of what is probably the chhatri or
cenotaph of a queen of the Holkar dynasty of Indore in Madhya
Pradesh, taken by G.W. Lawrie and Company in the 1880s, part of the
Bellew Collection of Architectural Views.Indore, now a major
industrial city known for its textiles and second city of Madhya
Pradesh, became prominent under the Holkar dynasty, founded by
Malhar Rao Holkar (1693-1766) in th…