Special: Cairo CDVs (Item 24 of 34)

Spinning Cotton

CDV-format albumen print of an Arab spinning cotton, by Ermé Desiré, circa 1865. Imprinted front "Désiré & Cie. Phot." and on reverse "Royer & Aufière / Photographes de S. A. I. le Prince Napoléon. / Désiré & Cie. Successeurs au Caire (Egypte)."   (Ref# ib930.09)


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Special: Cairo CDVs   (Item 24 of 34)