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Sacred figures at Buddhist temple, Rangoon, 1880 - 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y302B/36

Scope and Contents

273 x 216 mm. View of a reclining Buddha and two other carved images in a temple (probably the Shwe Dagon) in Rangoon. Photographer unknown, probably Watts and Skeen or J. Jackson.


  • Creation: 1880 - 1889


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from slight fading at edges.



Date information

DateText: The photographs were probably taken in the 1880s..


Watts and Skeen or J Jackson [?]

Finding aid date

2003-10-10 12:31:30+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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