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A clove shamba, 1900 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3047A/15

Scope and Contents

239 x 189 mm. A view showing a shamba, or plantation, of clove trees. By the end of the nineeenth centry, due largely to the foresight of Seyyid Barghash in expanding the spice industry, Zanzibar and Pemba were prodicing nearly ninety percent of the world supply of cloves.


  • 1900 - 1910

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2002-11-16 12:40:52+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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