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Photos of Various Ethnicities: Africa, Asia, Austria, Scotland

6 photos from Africa, including two of Masai warriors with assegai and shields; also 2 native village scenes, a man holding a young cheetah, and a safari camp.

CDV of a Hispanic man, an enameled card, identified as M. Mascarenas, January 15, 1872.

A Scotsman in full Highland regalia including dirk, basket-hilted broadsword, kilt, plaid, glengarry bonnet, and buckled shoes and his chest covered in medals.

A Hispanic family photo, matted albumen print of father, mother, nurse, and two small children, with a lengthy but illegible inscription on the reverse. 

A handsome portrait photo of a Hispanic man in a suit, matted albumen print.

Cabinet card photo of an Austrian couple in traditional, possibly Alpine outfits, by Anton Hodl in Graz.

Colored matted photo of an Eastern European scene, showing a peddler with a huge back pack with carved spoons and ladles selling door-to-door. It could be from a stetl, circa 1900.

Photo of an African man sitting in the entrance to a hut.

Photo of a doctor using a stethoscope on a young native woman who looks somewhat startled. Also a photo possibly of the same young woman with a pair of large mukluks hanging over a soup pot.

13 snap shot photos from the 1930’s of Japanese troops, probably in Manchuria, wearing cold weather uniforms and coats.

Three telegram forms, one referring to a battle involving a fleet, one a receipt from Singapore, the last a Straits Settlement stamped receipt from the Raffles Hotel in Singapore. Dimensions: All contained in a large plastic bag, the largest being 7 by 4.5 inches. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $30.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance. 

 

Condition:

Almost all are very good to excellent. The family photo of the Hispanic family is somewhat yellowed, and appears to be trimmed. Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under terms and conditions. Please be advised we do not provide porters nor packing materials for pick ups. We do not accept credit cards.

Estimate: $50 - $100
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$30
08/05/2021

 

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Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms and Conditions. This auction has a buyer's premium of 21%.  Methods of payment are cash, check, money orders, or wire transfer for foreign payments. Please note we do not accept credit cards.