Friday, August 15, 2008

Three Zanzibari officials in Omani dress


















Three Zanzibari officials in Omani dress
Zanzibar, 1880-1900


The Winterton Collection of East African photographs: 1860-1960

via Glasgow School of Art Library

2 comments:

Omanymous said...

great photo !
do you have any more?

John M. said...

greetings omanymous!

The are around 60 sample images on the Winterton Collection website and a number of album views, as well.

I see a few of these sorts of images pop up on vintagephoto, now and again. (which you can find on my blogroll)

Here's a good one:

http://un-certaintimes.blogspot.com/2008/07/abkhazian-kosak.html

another good set can be found on the link here:

http://un-certaintimes.blogspot.com/2008/07/charles-shepherd-afreedis-c1862-albumen.html