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  • Date:

    1931 (photographed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gelatin silver print

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case NX, shelf 710

Physical description

A mounted and labelled black and white photograph of a Persian trousers of riveted mail with plates of engraved steel.


1931 (photographed)

Materials and Techniques

Gelatin silver print


Height: 27.7 cm mount, Width: 31.57 cm mount

Object history note

This is a photograph of an object exhibited in the Exhibition of Persian Art, Royal Academy of Art, London, 1931

Descriptive line

Photograph of a Persian mail trousers, gelatin silver print, 1931


Photographic paper


Gelatin silver process

Subjects depicted

Mail; Textiles


Photographs; Middle East; Textiles; Clothing


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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