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Ruined palace or harem on the west side of the Great Tank, Sarkhej, near Ahmadabad 10031693

Photograph of buildings beside the tank at
Sarkhej in Gujarat taken by Henry Cousens in the 1880s. This tank
with a massive capacity was completed by Muzaffar II in 1514 and
has a highly complex system for the control of its water-supply,
including large, ornately carved circular sluice gates. This views
shows the trabeate palace pavilions at the western side of the
tank. The focal point of the Sa…