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[Tomb of Tamerlane's relatives, general view from the left. Mausoleum built by Usto Ali Nesefi, Samarkand]

December 31, 1904
Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, 1863-1944, photographer
Architectural and Building
Babur II 1881-1920




Subject Headings - Timur,--1336-1405 - Mosques - Tombs & sepulchral monuments - Architectural decorations & ornaments - Asia, Central - Uzbekistan--Samarqand Headings Photographic prints. Genre Photographic prints Notes - Title devised by Library staff based on Russian caption in album. (Source: International Research Project "The Legacy of S.M. Prokudin Gorsky" 2012-2016). Former title assigned because print was pasted in wrong place in album LOt 10338. - In album: Views in Central Asia, Russian Empire, LOT 10338, no. 48. - Credit line: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. - General information about the Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection is available at: - Forms part of: Prokudin-Gorskiĭ photograph collection (Library of Congress). Medium 1 photographic print (mounted in album) ; 8 x 8 cm. Call Number/Physical Location LOT 10338, no. 48 Source Collection Prokudin-Gorskiĭ, Sergeĭ Mikhaĭlovich, 1863-1944. Prokudin-Gorskiĭ Collection (Library of Congress) Repository Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu Digital Id Library of Congress Control Number 2018680146 Reproduction Number LC-DIG-prok-02271 (digital file from print in album) Rights Advisory No known restrictions on publication. For additional information on commercial use, see "Prokudin-Gorskii...," Access Advisory Restricted access. For reference access, please use the digital images in the online catalog to preserve the fragile original items. Online Format image LCCN Permalink Additional Metadata Formats MARCXML Record MODS Record Dublin Core Record

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