Beyond the Musamman Burj, another large courtyard, the Anguri Bagh (Grape Garden), is a miniature charbagh, its east side flanked by the marble building known as Khas Mahal (Private Palace), possibly a drawing room or the emperor’s sleeping chamber. The palace is flanked by two so-called Golden Pavilions, their curved roofs covered with gilded copper tiles in a style inspired by the thatched roofs of Bengali village huts.

In front of the Khas Mahal, steps descend into the northeast corner of the Anguri Bagh and the Shish Mahal (Glass Palace), where royal women bathed in the soft lamplight reflected from the mirror-work mosaics that covered the walls and ceiling; the building is currently locked, so you can only peek in through the windows.

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