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The Peacock throne of Shahjahan was taken away by

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  • Changez Khan

  • Timur

  • Nadir Shah 

  • Ahmad Shah Abdali

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Solution

The Peacock throne of Shahjahan was taken away by Nadir Shah

Explanation:

The Peacock Throne was a famous jewelled throne that was the seat of the Mughal emperors of India. It was commissioned in the early 17th century by  Emperor Shah Jahan and was located in the Diwan-iKhas in the Red Fort of Delhi. The original throne was subsequently captured and taken as a war trophy in  1739 by the Persian king Nadir Shah.

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