Sir J Mildenhall received by Akbar the Great. Early 20th century illustration imagining the first meeting of the East India

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Sir J Mildenhall received by Akbar the Great. Early 20th century illustration imagining the first meeting of the East India Trading Company with the Mughal Empire in 1599. Captions read: 'The growth of our empire beyond the seas'; and, 'The origin of the East India Company. The Great Mogul receiving Sir J Mildenhall, Queen Elizabeth's ambassador, 1599'.