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Title Carte de visite, Indian aristocrat
Nationality Indian
Period c 1890
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An excellent carte de visite of minor Indian nobility (G. Mansingji thakore saheb of Palitana) with a personalised inscription (Christmas and New Year greetings) to Captain M.E. Nuttal, Aide de Camp to the Governor of Bombay. It is uncommon to find a personalised 'Christmas card' of this type to a British officer in the Raj.

There are details of the photographer to the reverse.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.


[Ephemera : Photos : Indian : 19th Century]

testimonials

Just to let you know that the kokarde [cockade] arrived today. Looks great. Definitely original.

S S, Australia, 16.08.2012

Received it in the post this morning, a very nice surprise.

M S, UK, 28.01.2012

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