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chamber for the hot summer months; its vaults show traces of a net pattern (qalib
kari), a form characteristic of Jahangir's architecture, and, in a less deeply
moulded form, also of Shah Jahan's [cf. 183]. To the north is another platform,
(Photograph taken in 1997) 182 right Vault of the central hall. The bronze lamp,
commissioned by Curzon from the Mayo School of Art at Lahore, was installed in
1909. (Photograph taken in 1997) 183 above The central vault of the great gate ...
274 The northern bay of the Mihman Khana, with coved ceiling, seen from the
south. (Photograph taken in 1995) The decoration of the domes and other vaults,
and of the greater part of the walls, appears as white patterns on the red surface.
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Mughal Agra a riverfront garden city
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