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Middle East Photos | Photograph Archive: Iran

Tehran


Unknown, ca. 1880. Negative labelled in Russian "9976. Per. Teger. Gruppa Zhenchin v Charchava. 886." [9976. Persia. Teheran. Group of women dressed in charchava. 886.] Mount inscribed in English in ink "Persian women in street costume. Two have pushed aside the veils but still refuse to show either eyes or mouth." Albumen. Mounted. 6.5 x 5 inches.Acquisition number 189-86.


Unknown, ca. 1880. Negative labelled in Russian "9984. Persija. Tegeran. Pazhai persidskogoshaha. 894." [9984. Persia. Teheran. Page of the Persian Shah. 894]. Mount inscribed in ink "Runners before the Shah's carriage in Teheran, Persia." Albumen. Mounted. 6.5 x 5 inches. Acquisition mumber 190-86.


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