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[Aboriginal group, Nilgiris], 1870 - 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3022DD/2

Scope and Contents

Image 140 x 175 mm. on paper 152 x 199 mm. Showing three young children (female) grouped beside a barrel. The ethnic group has not been precisely identified, but these may be Kurumba children (compare with photograph reproduced in Edgar Thurston, ‘Castes and tribes of Southern India’ (7 vols, Madras, 1909), vol 7, facing pp. 161, 163).


  • Creation: 1870 - 1879


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Penn, Albert Thomas Watson, 1849-1924, photographer

Finding aid date

2012-05-25 10:32:51+00:00

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