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An Arab sword dance, 1930 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y304Q/6/1/10/27

Scope and Contents

210 x 160 mm. The caption continues: 'The chorus who provide singing or drumming are seen in the background whilst the performers who indulge in mock fights are seen in the foreground. To the right side of the crowd at the back can be seen one of the small round shields which are generally made of rhino hide.'


  • Creation: 1930 - 1950


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition.



Finding aid date

2006-05-25 14:59:12+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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