Opening of the Cinnabar mines in Tegora Hill, Upper Sarawak, 1880, 1880
Scope and Contents
240 x 188 mm. A view looking down on Chinese gardens and labourers' house in a jungle clearing at the Tegora Hill Cinnabar Mines situated some 60 miles from Kuching. The houses raised off the ground are Malay houses. A note on the reverse states that the tree in the centre of the print is a Tapa tree and supposed to be upwards of 200 feet high with parasitic pine in branches.
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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Good condition, apart from slight fading at edges.
Existence and Location of Copies
Duplicate at Y302B/50.
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