Looted Treasures

EP4 : The Pillage of Punjab

2023 • 15min • 1 Season • History


After the Second Anglo-Sikh War, the East India Company forced the young king Duleep Singh to sign away the Kohinoor as part of the peace treaty. The diamond remains an enduring symbol of the British empire’s exploitation of India.

Season 1

1. The Plunder of Bengal
Episode 1 | 14min
2. The Marauding of Mysore
Episode 2 | 13min
3. The Great Pune Robbery
Episode 3 | 14min
4. The Pillage of Punjab
Episode 4 | 15min