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Thakur of [?]Kylwn [?Kahlur] Rajputana.

Thakur of [?]Kylwn [?Kahlur] Rajputana.

Photographer: Bourne and Shepherd

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1870

Shelfmark: Photo 127/(54)

Item number: 54

Length: 8.3

Width: 5

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Half-length carte-de-visite of an unidentified Thakur from the 'Album of cartes de visite portraits of Indian rulers and notables' by Bourne and Shepherd, early 1870s. Thakur was used as a term of respect, lord, master etc but its exact meaning differed in different parts of India. In Rajasthan it was used for Rajput nobles.

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