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Kumher Palace 4302721

Photograph from the Curzon Collection, of the
Palace at Kumher, Rajasthan, taken by the studio of Priyalall
& Company in c.1900. The walled city of Kumher was founded by
the Jats and is situated on a plain near Bharatpur. The palace was
built in the 18th century by the Jat kings Badan Singh (ruled
1722-33) and his son Suraj Mal (ruled 1733-63) and stands on
elevated ground with an extensive view o…