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Two women, surrounded by villagers, with their heads bowed to the ground in Karanja, during the epidemic of plague in Bombay. Photograph attributed to Captain C. Moss, 1897.

  • Moss, C., Captain, active approximately 1897.
Date
[1897?]
Reference
37571i
Part of
Moss, C., Captain, fl. ca. 1897.
  • Pictures

About this work

Description

There are some dark objects, possibly stones, placed within a white grid on the ground in front of the women

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1897?] ([Bombay?])

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint, albumen ; image 7.1 x 10.1 cm

Lettering

Karanja. Incantations by women against the plague.

Lettering note

Lettering printed onto small white label attached to mount

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 37571i

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • album containing ca. 87 photographs

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