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A Basuto Chief greeting His Majesty the King on the occasion of the Royal visit to Basutoland, 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y305O/120

Scope and Contents

154 x 114 mm. Showing King George V shaking hands with a Basuto chief, with Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, standing behind the king on the dais. Princess Elizabeth, now Queen Elizabeth II, can be seen in the background.


  • Creation: 1947

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.



Finding aid date

2004-09-20 14:56:46+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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