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Mode of dressing hair [Kashmir]

Mode of dressing hair [Kashmir]

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1895

Shelfmark: Photo 15/10(37)

Item number: 37

Length: 19.9

Width: 14.9

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of two women from the modern-day state of Jammu and Kashmir, taken by an unknown photographer in the 1890s. This close-up rear view of two women shows a traditional Kashmiri hairstyle; their hair arranged in strings of long plaits which are then plaited together. Jammu and Kashmir is a Himalayan region in the north-western part of India.

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