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Skeen, William Louis Henry, Colombo Apothecaries Co. Ltd., and others?
ALBUM OF 30 PHOTOGRAPHS OF CEYLON AND SINGAPORE. [C.1880S]
Oblong folio (340 x 262mm.), 30 photographs, mostly albumen prints (from 203 x 132mm. to 225 x 280mm., or the reverse), 30 albumen prints on thick card, recto and verso, Japanese red lacquer, with a motif of Mount Fuji on upper cover, calf spine, one (or more?) trimmed, slight fading, binding slightly worn
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14 photographs signed and/or numbered Skeen & Co, in the negative, with numbers: 600, 1117, 1120, 1152, 1201, 1209, 1210, 1217, 1230, 1250, 1261. 2 photographs blindstamped "Apothecaries Co. Ltd / Photographers / Colombo, Ceylon". One photograph titled "730. Exchange with Hong, Shang, Bank, S'pore".

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