The death of Tippoo or Besieging the haram

Several British officers, “Harrah my Honey now for the Black Joke” and “Cheer up my girls we’ll supply his place well”, take liberties with the women in the harem of Tipu Sultan after his death during the fighting at Śrīraṅgapaṭṭaṇa, India.


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