Item 1197 - Benares (Varanasi)

Identity area

Reference code

GB 249 T-GED/22/1/1197

Title

Benares (Varanasi)

Date(s)

  • No date (Creation)

Level of description

Item

Extent and medium

6 photographs mounted on one sheet: black and white; various sizes (noted below) on [100.9] x 60.6 cm backing

Context area

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Six photographs of Ghats along the River Ganga at Benares, all photographs showing people involved in ritual washings, preparing funerals or other activities, mounted on one sheet.

Anon.

  • Panoramic view along the river front of Benares; 29.2 x 24.2 cm on 30.9 x 25.9 cm backing
  • View along the river front of Benares; 29.5 x 24.3 cm on 31.2 x 25.7 cm backing
  • View along the river front of Benares; 29.2 x 24.3 cm on 31 x 26 cm backing
  • View along the river front of Benares; 29.1 x 23.7 cm on 30.9 x 25.5 cm backing
  • Religious (?) building at the river front of Benares; 27.8 x 24.7 cm on 29.5 x 26.5 cm backing
  • View of the river front of Benares with a temple building; 28.5 x 23.5 cm on 30.4 x 25.8 cm backing

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

No access restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places