Baroda

Sayaji Rao Gaekwad III, Gaekwad of Baroda

This is a portrait of Sayaji Rao Gaekwad III  (1863-1939) of Baroda from the album Delhi Coronation Durbar, 1st January 1903 by Wiele and Klein. In 1721, Pilaji Rao Gaekwad defended and reclaimed the city of Baroda from the Mughals as a lieutenant for the Dabhade family, the Marathas in Gujarat. He was granted the… Read more »