'Bahrein: The Tombs'
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The record is made up of 1 b&w silver gelatin Principal photographic process for black & white photography from the 1870s. print. It was created in Feb 1918. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.
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View in Bahrein (Bahrain) of the ‘Tombs’, burial mounds dating to the Dilmun, Umm an-Nar and later cultures. At right three donkeys are tethered, with a man standing alongside one of them. At centre a man appears to be kneeling, perhaps praying.
Lower left, below image, in pen: ‘Bahrein.’
Upper left, above image, in pencil, crossed-out: ‘b’
Lower right, alongside image, in pencil: ‘30’
Lower right, below image, in pen: ‘The Tombs.’, ‘(Feb. 1918)’
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- 1 b&w silver gelatin Principal photographic process for black & white photography from the 1870s. print
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70 x 96 mm
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- English in Latin script
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- British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers
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- Photo 496/6/30
- Feb 1918 (CE, Gregorian)
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'Bahrein: The Tombs', British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Photo 496/6/30, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/universal-viewer/81055/vdc_100023803156.0x00000f> [accessed 17 October 2019]
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- Photo 496/6/30
- 'Bahrein: The Tombs'
- Storrs-Fox, Edwin Aubrey
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