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Catalog Data

Extent:
1 Postcard (col., 14 x 9 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Egypt
Date:
ca. 1910
Scope and Contents:
Picture postcard depicts three camels in decorative dress guided by men and with men and pairs of drums seated on each camel, except one camel does not have drums. The printing process is a Lithograph. Original caption on recto reads, "SUEZ. Mariage arabe." Trademark symbol on recto with initials "X, X," also includes a catalogue #10. Original hand-written address on verso reads, "Madame J. Theirry, Rue Des J'assès à Montarian Seine-et-Marm. France."
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Animals  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Africa  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Works of art in situ  Search this
Portrait photography -- Africa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Identifier:
EEPA.2001-001, Item EEPA 2001-012047
See more items in:
Stephen Grant postcards
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2001-001-ref970