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Title
Two snake charmers, India, ca.1920-1940
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1920/1940
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Rights Information
Divinity.Library@yale.edu
Yale University Divinity School Library, 409 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Yale University. Divinity School. Day Missions Library
http://web.library.yale.edu/divinity/copyright-and-permissions
Description
"India - Serie I - 19. Incantatori di serpenti." Two snake charmers are wearing turbans and sitting on the ground. One is playing a wind instrument and charming a snake that is in a basket in front of him. Additional information on the back indicates that this postcard was printed by Il Pontificio Istituto Delle Missioni Estere (The Pontifical Institute of Foreign Missions).
Type
image
Format
photographic postcards, 9 x 14 cm
photographs
Identifier
impa-yds-rg101-0050-0000-0026.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-c123-83356
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/impa-yds-rg101-0050-0000-0026.jpg
Subject
Customs and traditions
Indigenous populations
Group portraits
Time Period
1920/1940
Place
Asia
India
Source
IMP/YDS/RG101/050/0000/0026 [File]
Relation
International Mission Photography Archive, ca.1860-ca.1960
Missionary Postcard Collection
Photographs from the Yale Divinity School Library, New Haven, Connecticut, ca.1880-1950
Yale Divinity Library Special Collections
image/tiff
impa-m980

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