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Full-length portrait of two Moorish adult male guards. Wearing robes, hats, holding rifles [?]. Plain backdrop. Albumen print. Format: One of seven prints mounted on card, one print on other side of card.
- 1850-1900 (?)
- Made in: Mogador
- Length: 15.6 centimetres
- Width: 8.8 centimetres
Inscription Content"118" [printed from original negative?]; "Governors guards Mogador Morocco" [manuscript on front of card mount]; "McCarthy" [manuscript on back of card mount].
Biography: Relationship of McCarthy to image is unclear.
Print mounted on disintegrating card.
Copyright: British Museum.
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Full-length portrait of two Moorish adult male guards. Wearing robes, hats, holding rifles [?]. Plain backdrop. Medium: Albumen print. Format: One of seven prints mounted on card, one print on other side of card.
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Object reference number: EPF8073
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