"Silver Urns" City Palace Tip by Willettsworld

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This is just one of two huge silver urns that are housed in the Diwan-i-Khas. They are listed in the Guiness Book of Records as being the world's largest silver objects measuring 1.6m high, weighing 345kg and by having a capacity of 900 litres. They were used for carrying sacred Ganges water for Madho Singh II's visit to London in 1901.

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Website: http://www.msmsmuseum.com

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  • Written Oct 20, 2007
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