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Balaklava

Object Details

Title:

Balaklava

Artist/Maker:

James Robertson (English, 1813 - 1888)

Culture:

English

Place:

Sevastopol, Ukraine; Sebastopol, Crimea (Place Created)

Date:

1855 - 1856

Medium:

Salted paper print

Object Number:

84.XA.619.77

Dimensions:

24.4 × 29.5 cm (9 5/8 × 11 5/8 in.)

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Object Description

Bird's-eye view of a military camp overlooking a bay. Visible in the foreground is a man dressed in a military uniform, standing in front of a small building with corrugated roof and siding.