Emperor Shah Jehan
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- MHS 225th Anniversary
This miniature portrait by an unidentified artist depicts Emperor Shah Jehan, the fifth Mughal Emperor of India from 1628 to 1658. Shah Jehan erected the Taj Mahal at Agra as a tomb for his wife Mumtaz Mahal. The portrait is watercolor on ivory, set all over with red garnets.