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2000/9/26-33 Postcard, 'Cairo - On the banks of the Nile', cardboard, maker unknown, place of production unknown, used by Frederick Boddington, Egypt, 1915. Click to enlarge.

'Cairo - On the banks of the Nile' postcard used by Frederick Boddington

Made
  • 1915
Postcard, one of 33, 'Cairo - On the banks of the Nile', cardboard, maker unknown, used by Frederick Boddington, Egypt, 1915

Colour printed postcard in landscape format showing a photograph of a bank of the Nile river, sail boats dot the shore and men work loading and unloading a boat. The card is inscribed with a note from Federick Boddington to his family and sent from Egypt to Mackay, Queensland.

Summary

Object No.

2000/9/26-33

Object Statement

Postcard, 'Cairo - On the banks of the Nile', cardboard, maker unknown, place of production unknown, used by Frederick Boddington, Egypt, 1915

Physical Description

Postcard, one of 33, 'Cairo - On the banks of the Nile', cardboard, maker unknown, used by Frederick Boddington, Egypt, 1915

Colour printed postcard in landscape format showing a photograph of a bank of the Nile river, sail boats dot the shore and men work loading and unloading a boat. The card is inscribed with a note from Federick Boddington to his family and sent from Egypt to Mackay, Queensland.

Dimensions

Height

89 mm

Width

138 mm

Production

Made

  • 1915

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Cairo - On the banks of the Nile' postcard used by Frederick Boddington 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2022, <https://ma.as/364316>

Wikipedia

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