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Nakhon Thom [Angkor Wat], Cambodia. Photograph by John Thomson, 1866.

  • Thomson, J. (John), 1837-1921
Date:
1866
Reference:
19208i
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Description

A bas-relief sculpture of an elephant [the first of a procession?] in a hunting-scene. The same sculpture as in Thomson's negative number 463, but a slightly more distant and better lit view

Publication/Creation

1866.

Physical description

1 photograph : glass photonegative, wet collodion

Lettering

Elephant hunting (?) sculptured , Nakhon Thom, Cambodia

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: "473"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 19208i

Languages

  • English


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