photographic print(black and white)
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Photograph (black and white); view of a group of six seated Europeans (members of the British Expedition to Benin City in 1897) wearing western clothing and pith helmets or wide-brimmed hats. One man in uniform. Surrounded by objects from the royal palace. Other members of the expedition in building in background.
Gelatin silver print
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Height: 16.50 centimetres
Width: 12 centimetres
- Not on display
- Associated events
- Associated Event: British Expedition to Benin City 1897
- Acquisition notes
- Photograph taken by Dr Robert Allman, medical officer on the British Expedition to Benin City in 1897. Dr Allman stayed in Benin City for several weeks after the British forces had withdrawn and took a number of photographs of the city.
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