‘No.10. Looking down from Hazam Fort.’

IOR/L/PS/12/3940, f 29

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The record is made up of 1 photograph. It was created in Feb 1940. 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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This black and white photograph, taken from a window in Hazam Fort in Oman, shows the courtyard of the fort, and the sandplain behind it. In the foreground of the photograph are several men in traditional Omani dress, carrying rifles or swords, walking through the courtyard. The black line down the middle of the photograph is one of the bars of the window.

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Printed label on the reverse of the image: ‘No.10. Looking down from Hazam Fort.’

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1 photograph
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Dimensions: 76 x 109mm

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English in Latin script
Type
Photograph

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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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Unrestricted

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IOR/L/PS/12/3940, f 29

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Feb 1940 (CE, Gregorian)

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‘No.10. Looking down from Hazam Fort.’, British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/PS/12/3940, f 29, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100069990893.0x00000a> [accessed 5 April 2020]

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