|Clive at Plassey - Talk about fantasy!|
No, not a unit in French service in India, but the company that invented Oxo meat extracts and stock cubes!
What has that got to do with things? Well, Liebig produced a large number of collectible cards which were given out when you purchased its products. The cards ranged over a wide range of subjects, including India.
How accurate are they? Well here is the card:
|Temple at Benares|
And here is the actual temple:
Slight exaggeration, I think! Or the tide is in...
Other than Plassey, here is my favourite:
It begs a competition to come up with what fellow in the howdah is thinking!