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A coffee seller, 1930 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/9/11

Scope and Contents

210 x 160 mm. The caption continues: 'With two coffee cups rattling in the right hand and a large coffe (sic) pot in the left, these picturesque vendors seek customers in the streets of Zanzibar. The coffee is kept hot by means of a small charcoal fire which is kept burning underneath.'


  • Creation: 1930 - 1950


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.

Existence and Location of Copies




Finding aid date

2006-05-03 15:04:02+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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