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"Girl from Malabar with plugs in her ear-lobes."
"Mädchen aus Malabar mit Ohrenpflöcken."
Higginbotham & Co., Madras, Bangalore India (publisher / distributor), India
Date Created and/or Issued
not after 1912
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
All the images (photographic and non-photographic) made available in this collection are the property of the Basel Mission and are managed by mission 21. mission 21 / Basel Mission claim copyright on the images in their possession and require those publishing any of the images--both individuals and organisations--to pay a user's/copyright fee.
Contact the Archives of mission21 at address mentioned or at
mission21, Missionsstrasse 21, CH-4003 Basel, Switzerland, tel. (+41 61 260 22 42), fax (+4161 260 22 68)
Note: J.F. Straub ist Bildlieferant. (C-30-0,2).
Note translation: Handed over to the collection by J.F. Straub. (C-30-0,2).
print, collotype (FD)
postcard, 11.3 x 8.6 cm.
impa-m23375 [Legacy record ID]
Ear plug
Nose adornment
Portrait f
Women's wear
coastal zones: Malabar Coast
not after 1912
C-30.68.039 [Reference number]
India. Life of the people. Castes, social classes, pictures of types, pictures of personalities. 18.a. Brahmins; b. Nayers, Tijers, lower castes; c. Parias; d. castes according to their place of abode; e. Receptions for printes; f. Officials; g. s
Historical Photographs from the Basel Mission
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
impa-m15099; impa-m17306
mission 21 / Basel Mission

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