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'Babylon' Photographer: Wilfrid Malleson [‎45r] (1/2)

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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 1906. 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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Genre/Subject Matter

View in the ruins of Babylon (near Al Hillah). High stone crumbling walls are visible in the middle and background, with a series of flag-stone steps visible lower left. In the background at right a round tower or chimney can be seen.


Ink, below image: 'Babylon'

Pencil, above image at right: ‘45’;’23’

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1 b&w silver gelatin Principal photographic process for black & white photography from the 1870s. print
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145 x 187 mm


The print is in good condition with minor surface dirt throughout.



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English in Latin script
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'Babylon' Photographer: Wilfrid Malleson [‎45r] (1/2), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/20/C260, f 45 1, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 18 October 2019]

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