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Cyprus, a camel caravan. Photograph by John Thomson, 1878.

  • Thomson, J. (John), 1837-1921.
Date
1878
Reference
19774i
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Description

Four camels standing, and four lying down, outside a large building

Publication/Creation

1878.

Physical description

1 photograph : glass photonegative, wet collodion

Lettering

Camel caravan, Cyprus. To be reversed

Notes

This is one of a collection of original glass negatives made by John Thomson. The negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921

Lettering note

Bears Thomson's negative number: "757"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 19774i

Languages

  • English

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