Gold tiffin box, teacup stolen from Nizam’s museum in Hyderabad

After Sunday midnight, burglars slipped into the Nizam’s Museum at Purani Haveli through a ventilator and stole expensive diamond-studded gold tiffin box and a gold teacup used by the last Nizam of Hyderabad, Mir osman Ali Khan, Asaf Jah VII.

 

 

As per police, the antiques could fetch up to Rs 50 crore at international auction as the three-tiered gold tiffin box weighs 2kg and is studded with diamonds and rubies.

 

 

The police of Hyderabad formed 10 teams to nab the perpetrators.

 

 

Further investigation is underway.