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[approximately 1900]
Part of:
The Fallaize Collection.
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About this work


27 photographic portraits of men, women and children from Darjeeling, wearing traditional dress and jewellery. 1 orginal envelope addressed to E.N. Fallaize.

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[approximately 1900]

Physical description

27 photographs


The postcards were originally grouped under the heading 'Darjeeling - native people. Th Paar lama', This heading may have been assigned when the Wellcome Library recieved the collection from Edwin Fallaize in 1936, or when the collection was first catalogued in 2001.


Wellcome Collection no. 3305118i

Ownership note

Originally collected by British anthropologist Edwin Nichol Fallaize (1877-1957). Purchased by Capt. L.W.G. Malcolm in 1934, on behalf of Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome, for the price of £25. From a letter in the Wellcome archives dated 16th December 1934.

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