File:Shah 'Alam conveying the grant of the Diwani to Lord Clive.jpg

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Author
Object type painting
Description
English: The Mughal emperor Shah Alam hands a scroll to Robert Clive, the governor of Bengal, which transferred tax collecting rights in Bengal, Bihar and Orissa to the East India Company, August 1765
Date 1818
Medium oil on canvas
QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Source/Photographer British Library https://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/mar/04/east-india-company-original-corporate-raiders

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