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Textile, Embroidered Shawl. Decorated with a map of Srinagar; detail. Kashmir, India, late 19th century.


Pakistan : The Indus River is a major river in Asia which flows through Pakistan. It also has courses through western Tibet and northern India. Originating in the Tibetan Plateau, the river runs a course through the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, towards Gilgit and Baltistan and then flows in a southerly direction along the entire length of Pakistan to merge into the Arabian Sea near the port city of Karachi in Sindh. It is Pakistan's longest river.


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The Trans-Karakoram Tract The tract is entirely administered by the People's Republic of China as a part of Kargilik County and Taxkorgan Tajik Autonomous County in the Kashgar Prefecture of Xinjiang Autonomous Region


Map of Kashmir from 'Five months in the Himalaya a record of mountain travel in Garhwal and Kashmir' (1909) by A.L. Mumm.