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Photograph (Albumen Print) of a Ruined Column, Probably by John Thomson RN, 1850s

Inventory Number: 11922
Object Type:
Persons: John Thomson (Photographer)
Date Created:
Accession Number: 1937-15
Brief Description: A ruined column.

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Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by W. Chesterman in 1937. He was the technician in the Department of Human Anatomy, Oxford, and acquired them from Professor Arthur Thomson (1858-1935). They belonged to his father John Thomson, of Edinburgh, a naval surgeon.
Collection Group: Thomson Photographs
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
214 144 mm