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Gilgit Band and Crowd watching Polo Match. N.W. Frontier India. c1890

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Gilgit Band and Crowd watching Polo Match. N.W. Frontier India. c1890

 

Price: $600.00 USD

 

Description: The Gilgit Band and crowd watching Polo Match. Northwest Frontier India. C1890. Colonel Algernon Durand wrote about this campaign in his book ‘The Making of a Frontier. Five years experiences and adventures in Gilgit, Hunza, Nagar, Chitral, and the Eastern Hindu-Kush.’ published in 1899 when he was Military Secretary to the Viceroy of India, a post he held from 1894. Prior to that he was the British Political Agent in Gilgit from 1889 – 1894.

Reference#: 3in1226

Condition: Good contrast and tonality

Year: c1890

Country: Northwest Frontier India

Maker: William Holmes

Height: 4.25 in. (10.80 cm)

Width: 6.125 in. (15.56 cm)

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Materials: Albumen photograph in archival mat