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photographic print

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    View of a large ship. Medium: Gelatin print.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1933 (6th September)
  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 8.5 centimetres
    • Width: 15.1 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Content

        Album title: "COMORES RÉUNION MADAGASCAR 1933 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Front end papers: "CAMORES 1-13. REUNION 1-14. MAD 1-41." [manuscript note]. Original description: "M. V. "Jean la Borde" - at Mutsamudu. Comores. 6-IX-33." [manuscript note on print border]; "B." [manuscript note on back of print].
  • Curator's comments

    Cataloguer's comments: Album contains 68 photographs. Main themes of album: Travel around Comoros, Réunion, and Madagascar showing landscapes, harbours, buildings and portraits. Albums Af,A9 to Af,A32 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Album bound in full leather. Good condition.

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition notes

    Copyright: British Museum (?).

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number


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