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A dhow from Muscat, 1933 - 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/4/3

Scope and Contents

160 x 210 mm. The caption continues: 'This picture gives some idea of the beautifully ornamented poops of the Arabian dhows which visit East Africa each year with the monsoon.'


  • Creation: 1933 - 1947


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, some yellowing and staining at edges.



Finding aid date

2006-05-03 15:50:36+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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