The Grant of the Diwanni to Lord Clive

The Grant of the Diwanni to Lord Clive by Theodore Phyffers (Belgium). Marble. India Office, Whitehall, London. Photograph and text 2006 by Jacqueline Banerjee. You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.

This relief on Durbar Court wall of Wyatt's India Office depicts a Mughal ruler giving up to Clive the right to receive taxes.


"The Foreign and Commonwealth Office." The Capital's History Uncovered. Viewed 25 October 2006.

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