It is made of the
private art collection of the Salar Jung family,
Salar Jung is an Art Museum in the Indian State of Telangana.
1968 the musum shifted to the present location.
Mir Yousuf Ali Khan, Salar Jung III (1889 - 1949)
Salar Jung III was the son of Salar Jung II belonged to the noble family of the Salar Jungs.
He was prime Minister of the former Indian state Hyderabad State (now mostly part of Telangana)
Salar Jung was an avid collector of antiques and manuscripts from around the world.