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Constance Frederica Gordon-Cumming: Pagodas, Aurioles, and Umbrellas

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6185

Scope and Contents

Draft of article relating the history of pagods, aurioles and umbrellas in Asia. A large part of the article is devoted to umbrellas and the early role they played in lives of people in China, India, and Tibet.


  • Creation: 1888 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 Volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the Constance F. Gordon-Cumming, 1919.


The article appeared in two parts in the English illustrated magazine, June and July 1888.
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