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Afghanistan: the retinue of Shah Shoojau-Ool-Moolk, including his Chief Executioner and a Mutilator. Lithograph by L. Haghe after L.W. Hart, 1843.

Hart, Lockyer Willis, active 1843.
Date
[April 2nd 1843]

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Credit: Afghanistan: the retinue of Shah Shoojau-Ool-Moolk, including his Chief Executioner and a Mutilator. Lithograph by L. Haghe after L.W. Hart, 1843. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Description

The executioner holds a long sword, while the mutilator has daggers etc. in his belt

Lettering

Mahomed Shah, chief executioner. Chufoor, a mutilator. Retinue of Shah Shoojau-Ool-Moolk.

Publication/Creation

[London (6 Pall Mall)] : [Henry Graves], [April 2nd 1843]

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with beige tint ; image and border 27.6 x 41 cm

Publications note

Travel in aquatint and lithography 1770-1860 from the library of J.R. Abbey, San Francisco 1991, vol. 2, no. 511.19

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 581657i

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