Meanwhile, the Mughal empire was reaching its apex. It was NOT a mercantile empire. It was an agrarian empire based on the taxation of local landed elites who in turn depended on peasant labor in the subject population.
Indian miniature painting: portraits of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and his beloved wife Mumtaz. Anglo-Indian or "Company" School at Delhi. Circa Gouache and gold on ivory. Set into carved ebony frame. Frame x oval miniatures x
Humayun's tomb or Maqbara-e-Humayun is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun in Delhi, India. The tomb was commissioned by Humayun's first wife Bega Begum (Haji Begum). The tomb is one of UNESCO World Heritage Site.