Spain | El Horcajo mining zone, album of photographs, [1895]
Spain | El Horcajo mining zone, album of photographs, [1895]
Spain | El Horcajo mining zone, album of photographs, [1895]
Spain | El Horcajo mining zone, album of photographs, [1895]
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Spain | El Horcajo mining zone, album of photographs, [1895]

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Spain | El Horcajo mining zone, album of photographs, [1895]

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 GBP

Lot Sold:1,125GBP

Lot Details

Description

SPAIN

Album of photographs from the El Horcajo mining zone. [1895]


Oblong folio (264 x 345mm.), 12 silver prints showing 11 views (approximately 158 x 220mm., or the reverse), comprising: one 2-plate folding panorama, and 10 individual photographs, mounted on thick card, recto only, each view with Spanish text mounted to facing leaf, contemporary red pebbled cloth, upper cover titled in gilt "Recuerdo de la Mina del Horcajo. Septiembre de 1895", cloth slightly rubbed and stained


RARE album of the mining in El Horcajo, located in Ciudad Real Province in Spain. The area is now completely desolate. 

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.

 

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