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The chief door into Mahdi's tomb, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3042C/156

Scope and Contents

78 x 78 mm. A view showing the shell marked wall and doorway to the Mahdi's tomb. The photograph is stuck on to an album page entitled 'Omdurman'.


  • Creation: 1898


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Related Materials

For another image of the tomb, also showing shell damage, see Y3042C/150.



Finding aid date

2003-11-12 12:37:51+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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